Fishermen Can Make Cash Without Overfishing

Fishermen Can Make Cash Without Overfishing

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shrimp-trawer“Can commercial fishermen make more money by fishing less?  They can, according to a study published in the journal Science — with one condition. They must be in a cooperative fishery, like those operating in New Zealand and Australia, where individual fishermen own a share of the total harvest, rather than competing in a race to catch the most fish.

(Associated Press)

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