Bottom trawling is trawling along the sea floor. It is also referred to as "dragging".
The scientific community divides bottom trawling into benthic trawling and ...
We work to protect the ocean ecosystems from the impacts of bottom trawling.
Overfishing – catching more fish than the ocean can produce – has been an ...
The Problem. Impacts on the Ecosystem. Bottom Trawling; Deep Seabed Mining.
"Clearly we are in the midst of one of the great extinction spasms of geological ...
May 19, 2014 ... Deep-sea trawling threatens the seafloor's health and diversity, suggests a
Mediterranean canyon study.
A global coalition of conservation organisations calling on the United Nations
General Assembly to secure a moratorium on high seas bottom trawling and to ...
Impacts of Bottom Trawling. Bottom trawl nets are used to catch shrimp and fish
living on the seafloor from shallow coastal waters to extreme depths of 6,000 feet
Feb 18, 2010 ... A survey of the world's reefs and submerged mountains has revealed
widespread damage from deep-sea trawling.
Jul 3, 2016 ... Deep sea trawling causes damage to delicate ecosystems. ... but a ban on
trawling at depths greater than 800 metres in all European waters ...
Sep 4, 2013 ... Trawling the bottom of the ocean, dragging heavy metal equipment along the
seabed at high speed, is the most destructive form of deep-sea ...
www.ask.com/youtube?q=Deep Sea Trawling&v=JoG_u7qY998
Dec 17, 2013 ... 1/3 of fish species are threatened of disappearance! Why? The main reason is
deep-sea bottom trawling!! This method of fishing destroying the ...