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 ...
A global coalition of conservation organisations calling on the United Nations
General Assembly to secure a moratorium on high seas bottom trawling and to ...
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 ...
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=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 ...
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 ...
Feb 18, 2010 ... A survey of the world's reefs and submerged mountains has revealed
widespread damage from deep-sea trawling.
Feb 10, 2014 ... The government has refused to act against 'bottom trawling', which has turned
Britain's seabed ecosystem into a wasteland.