The stealth tax that says to hell with North Sea cod stocks . . .
Through the government body Seafish, the public is paying lobbyists to torpedo a campaign to protect the natural world, writes George Monbiot in his Blog for The Guardian. “It’s a stealth tax about which the government has kept very quiet. When you hear the details, you will know why. I doubt whether one in a […]
All the predator fish are gone . . .
The Chronicle Herald It’s no secret that Georges Bank, Browns Bank and the German Bank aren’t what they used to be. While lobster populations have skyrocketed around southern Nova Scotia, the predators that once formed the backbone of the fishery haven’t rebounded significantly from their crashes in the early 1990s. The slow and uneven rebound of […]