For Cod’s Sake

NOAA is currently accepting comments on a proposed rule to set catch limits on cod and other species for the 2013 fishing year. Conservation Law Foundation’s Peter Shelley explains in this video the dramatic decline of cod stocks in New England and the action he believes must be taken to prevent the loss of the Northeast’s most iconic fishery.

About Ret Talbot

Ret Talbot is a freelance writer who covers fisheries at the intersection of science and sustainability. His work has appeared in publications such as National Geographic, Mongabay, Discover Magazine, Ocean Geographic and Coral Magazine. He lives on the coast of Maine with his wife, scientific illustrator Karen Talbot.
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