Friday, February 25, 2011

Sorry, Charlie (Tuna, and other large ocean fish, may be extinct by 2050)

Extinction Countdown: Large ocean fish could be gone by 2050, study says:

Image via Frugal Cafe.

Overfishing large predators such as shark, tuna and cod in the past 40 years has left the oceans out of balance, and could result in the disappearance of these fishes by 2050, according to Villy Christensen of the University of British Columbia's Fisheries Center.

1 comment:

  1. Oh no ... how sad, and perhaps the worst part is that my initial thought was, "Damn! No more tuna sandwiches!"

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