Fishing

Article image
Expanding national parks not enough to protect nature, say scientists
‘Urgent’ coordinated action to tackle overconsumption, farming subsidies and the climate crisis also needed to halt biodiversity loss

Patrick Greenfield

19, Jan, 2022 @7:30 AM

Article image
Dumped fishing gear is killing marine life. Yet no governments seem to care | George Monbiot
One Scottish trawlerman is so incensed by the dumping of nets he’s come to me – a longstanding critic of his industry – with evidence, says Guardian columnist George Monbiot

George Monbiot

19, Jan, 2022 @6:00 AM

Article image
‘It’s mind-boggling’: the hidden cost of our obsession with fish oil pills
The market in this prized commodity is worth billions – but are the supposed benefits worth the cost to global ecosystems?

Richa Syal

18, Jan, 2022 @6:15 AM

Article image
‘It’s a mystery for us’: the puzzling death at sea of a Tongan fisheries observer
Arnold Latu was found dead in his berth – one of numerous deaths of monitors who ensure fishing boats follow the rules

Iliesa Tora in Nuku'alofa and Bernadette Carreon in Koror

03, Jan, 2022 @8:00 PM

Article image
Whales and pufferfish among ‘amazing marine life’ to visit Britain in 2021
From Wally the walrus to dancing sea slugs it was a good year for spotting wildlife at sea, but the climate crisis and human activity are taking their toll

Patrick Greenfield

31, Dec, 2021 @12:01 AM

Article image
Plastic beads could make nets more visible to cetaceans, scientists say
Beads add hardly any extra weight to fishing gear and could save thousands of lives, it is claimed

Kurt de Swaaf

29, Dec, 2021 @10:46 AM

Article image
I spent my house deposit on a boat to reach the Mokohinau Islands – the magic on our doorstep | Clarke Gayford
It wasn’t a financially astute move but it led to my TV series and helped me discover the truly important things in life

Clarke Gayford

26, Dec, 2021 @7:00 PM

Article image
Brexit one year on: so how’s it going?
Those promised rewards for Britain of leaving the EU should surely be with us by now. What have been the costs and gains of ‘taking our country back’?

Toby Helm

25, Dec, 2021 @2:00 PM

Article image
UK fishing licences could be unlawful, says Oceana
Permits for UK and EU vessels will hinder efforts to protect marine life and may break habitats directive, conservation group warns

Karen McVeigh

17, Dec, 2021 @6:20 AM

Article image
UK and EU settle fishing row but French fishers vow to go ahead with blockade
Talk of trade war dropped after UK and Channel Islands governments agree to issue more licences

Daniel Boffey in Brussels

12, Dec, 2021 @5:02 PM

Article image
Dining across the divide: ‘He’s under no illusions about the origins of meat’
Is it possible for a pescatarian and someone who farms livestock to learn something from one another?

Zoe Williams

09, Dec, 2021 @12:30 PM

Article image
All coral reefs in western Indian Ocean ‘at high risk of collapse in next 50 years’
Reefs from Seychelles to South Africa may become functionally extinct due to global heating and overfishing, study finds

Patrick Greenfield

06, Dec, 2021 @4:00 PM

1 / 153 pages