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 ...
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 ...
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May 30, 2013 ... A bottom trawl is a type of fishing net that's pulled along the seafloor. Fishermen
commonly use bottom trawls to catch shrimp and ...
Bottom trawls are used to catch fish that live on or near the bottom of the ocean
floor, such as cod, haddock, flounder, sole, rockfish, and orange roughy, as well ...
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 ...
Aug 27, 2015 ... Deep-sea trawling often captures more undesired species than those actually
being targeted for sale, and it can destroy sea-floor habitat such ...
Aug 27, 2015 ... In the run-up to a debate on deep-sea fishing, new data suggests trawling should
be banned below 600 metres to protect threatened species.
Feb 18, 2010 ... A survey of the world's reefs and submerged mountains has revealed
widespread damage from deep-sea trawling.