Overfishing. Habitat damage. Poison.
Eating swordfish with expose you to five times the level of mercury considered safe by the EPA.
The UN calls overfishing on of the 10 stories the world should know more about.
Worldwide, important fisheries are being overexploited and collapsing due to poor regulations, increasingly destructive technology, and larger, faster fleets.
Join host Jerry Kay, publisher of the Environmental News Network, as we learn about the impacts of eating seafood - in terms of both human and environmental health.
This Week's Guests:
Andy Peri The Mercury Project, Sea Turtle Restoration Project|
Robert Ovetz Save the Leatherback Campaign, Sea Turtle Restoration Project|
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