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World Fisheries At Maximum Capacity, Scientists Warn

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November 26, 1997
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Wildlife Conservation Society
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After four decades in which landings increased by over 300 percent, most of the world's fisheries are now considered fully or heavily exploited, with many needing new management schemes to prevent collapse, warns a team of top fisheries scientists.

New Management Schemes Needed To Conserve Remaining Stocks


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