Tag: fishing industry

Rebuilding Fisheries: There’s an App for That

Written by | November 15th, 2011

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Fishers off the coast of California are trying a new way to work together that is helping them all make money and ensure there will be fish to catch tomorrow.

Cool Green Morning: Wednesday, March 23

Written by | March 23rd, 2011

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Bachelor bears and eco-e-books– all this and more in today’s cool green wrap-up:

  1. Just how green are e-books? According to this infographic, pretty green. (CleanTechnica)
  2. All this plastic was found in one sea turtle’s belly. (Wired)
  3. California’s climate change law is being derailed not by its conservative detractors, but by the leftier fringes of the enviro movement. (Green)
  4. Fishermen are finding creative ways to get paid more to catch less. (Grist)
  5. According to a new study, more bears are choosing the single life. (Treehugger)

Cool Green Morning: Thursday, April 8

Written by | April 8th, 2010

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Read on for the day’s coolest and greenest news:

  1. Hey, did you hear? The Nature Conservancy’s releasing The Atlas of Global Conservation on Earth Day. (YaleE360)
  2. In less than 40 years, forests in the eastern U.S. declined by 4.1 percent, says a new study. (Mongabay)
  3. Measuring a company’s water footprint isn’t as easy as it probably should be. (Green Inc.)
  4. Since 1990, fishing gear’s been responsible for the accidental deaths of around 8 million sea turtles. (Journal Watch Online)
  5. A coal-carrying ship traveling through a marine protected area (!) runs aground on the Great Barrier Reef, and the crew thinks it’s no big deal. (Treehugger)
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