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The Safina Center celebrates World Oceans Day

Oceans are essential to life on Earth: They cover more than two-thirds of the planet and contain 97 percent of its water. They absorb carbon from the atmosphere, helping regulate our climate. They provide humans with food and… Read More
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U.S. Fishery Law Turns 40: Celebration and Reflection

This past Monday at the Chefs Collaborative Summit in New York City I had the opportunity to participate in an “underutilized” fish workshop and attend the Eat These Fish reception put on by Environmental Defense Fund. Both events… Read More
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Efforts To Save Sea Turtles May Kill Sharks

Eric Gilman, tuna fisheries expert and Safina Center Fellow, has been studying how to reduce the bycatch or incidental catch of ocean animals in tuna longline fisheries for almost two decades. Recently, Eric and several colleagues looked at how… Read More
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