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Overfishing: how many Dead Seas?


Duration: January 2005 - on-going

Fishing activities have various negative impacts on marine ecosystems. The greatest cause for concern is the rapid depletion of fish population due to extensive commercial fishing.

Data credit(s): Gregory Giuliani (UNEP/DEWA/GRID-Geneva), Stephane Kluser (UNEP/DEWA/GRID-Geneva)

GRID unit: Global Change and Vulnerability

UNEP region: Global

UNEP priorities:  Ecosystems Management, Resource Efficiency, Environmental Governance

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