Satellite images reveal trawling damage

Satellite images reveal trawling damage

There are 1 comment on the Honolulu Star-Bulletin story from Feb 25, 2008, titled Satellite images reveal trawling damage. In it, Honolulu Star-Bulletin reports that:

“The effect is basically to denude the sea floor.”

An isle scientist says the fishing style stirs a swath of destruction on shallow sea floors Bottom trawling, a fishing practice that involves dragging a net along the seabed behind a boat, causes extensive ... via Honolulu Star-Bulletin

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ccrstarzoologist 5

Waterford, OH

#1 Apr 22, 2008
The results from this will probably be the banning of trawling, hopefully soon. After that the seafloor can begin healing.

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