Catch Shares 101

This management system treats fishing rights like stock on Wall Street and has given interlopers the power to seize fisheries, turning a public resource into private property.

AQUAA Act 101

A cartel of corporations intends to stockpile its fortune through a bill that would permit factory fish farms on the open ocean.

Non-Fishing Impacts

Threats unrelated to fishing – like climate change, land-based runoff, and oil and gas drilling  – can harm marine ecosystems, which affects fisheries.