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Bottom trawling - Wikipedia

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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 ...

Destructive Fishing » Marine Conservation Institute

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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 ...

In Brief: Deep-sea Trawling Has “Devastating” Impact, Study Finds

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May 19, 2014 ... Deep-sea trawling threatens the seafloor's health and diversity, suggests a Mediterranean canyon study.

Bottom Trawling - The Deep Sea Conservation Coalition

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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 ...

Deep-sea trawling is destroying coral reefs and pristine marine ...

www.theguardian.com/environment/2010/feb/18/deep-sea-trawling-coral-reefs

Feb 18, 2010 ... A survey of the world's reefs and submerged mountains has revealed widespread damage from deep-sea trawling.

Bottom Trawling Impacts On Ocean, Clearly Visible From Space ...

www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/02/080215121207.htm

Feb 20, 2008 ... Bottom trawling, an industrial fishing method that drags large, heavy nets across the seafloor stirs up huge, billowing plumes of sediment on ...

Fishing Gear 101: Trawls - Bulldozers of the Ocean

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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 ...

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 ...
www.ask.com/youtube?q=Deep Sea Trawling&v=BnmGbDN278Y
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 ...
www.ask.com/youtube?q=Deep Sea Trawling&v=RNeaoNMwLKo
Apr 20, 2015 ... This video was thought as a support tool for teachers to explain about bottom trawling and fishery industry. The idea is to present the video to ...
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Impacts of Bottom Trawling - Oceana

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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  ...

The Deep Sea Conservation Coalition

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A global coalition of conservation organisations calling on the United Nations General Assembly to secure a moratorium on high seas bottom trawling and to ...

Deep-sea trawling must be banned : Nature News & Comment

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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 ...