Friday, November 03, 2006

World Fish Supply: Could Disappear by 2048

If not Global Warming, it's various forms of pollution. But hey, let's put these issues on the backburner and worry about fences on the border, flag burning, tax cuts, and gay marriage.

Thu Nov 2, 5:38 PM ET

WASHINGTON (AFP) - The world's fish and seafood could disappear by 2048 as overfishing and pollution destroy ocean ecosystems at an accelerating pace, US and Canadian researchers reported.

If current global trends continue, the loss of fish and seafood will threaten humans' food supplies and the environment, according to the most exhaustive study to date on the subject, published in the November 3 issue of the US journal Science.

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1 comment:

le Meg said...

Man oh man oh man oh man.