Sperm whales are tracking fishing boats and stealing their fish

Sperm whales are tracking fishing boats and stealing their fish

Incoming thiefNOAA By Adam Popescu Sperm whales have turned burglar. They have learned to follow commercial fishing boats off the coast of Alaska, and then pick huge volumes of fish from the lines. It now seems they can take about 5% of the fishermen’s annual quotas. Sperm whales are the largest toothed predators on Earth. […]

In 30 years Asian-Pacific fish will be gone, and then we’re next

In 30 years Asian-Pacific fish will be gone, and then we’re next

Actually, there aren’t plenty of fish left in the seaShutterstock Biodiversity will collapse everywhere on Earth if humans carry on as we are, according to 550 scientists from 100 countries. The biggest victims will be people, because we are so reliant on the natural world. A major assessment of Earth’s biodiversity concludes that exploitable fish […]