Definition of Overfish. Meaning of Overfish. Synonyms of Overfish

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Definition of Overfish

Overfish
Overfish O`ver*fish", v. t. To fish to excess.

Meaning of Overfish from wikipedia

- Overfishing is the removal of a species of fish from a body of water at a rate that the species cannot replenish, resulting in those species becoming...
- The Mediterranean Sea is a sea connected to the Atlantic Ocean, surrounded by the Mediterranean Basin and almost completely enclosed by land: on the north...
- on artisanal fishing. The overfishing generally comes from foreign trawlers operating in the region. To combat the overfishing, Greenpeace has recommended...
- End of the Line: How Overfishing Is Changing the World and What We Eat is a book by journalist Charles Clover about overfishing. Clover, a former environment...
- in the North Sea into the 20th century, when numbers declined due to overfishing. Other factors like the introduction of non-indigenous species, industrial...
- property rights, it is difficult to restrict access to fishers who may overfish. Goods that are both non-rival and excludable are called club goods. Cable...
- be only about 10% of pre-industrial levels, largely due to overfishing. Most overfishing is due to the extensive activities of the fishing industry....
- Fishing in India is a major industry employing 14.5 million people. India ranks second in aquaculture and third in fisheries production. Fisheries contributes...
- Law of the Sea treaty deals with aspects of overfishing in articles 61, 62, and 65. Examples of overfishing exist in areas such as the North Sea of Europe...
- face many anthropogenic threats. Common human-induced threats include overfishing, pollution, habitat loss and destruction, climate change and invasive...
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