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Fish 2.0 Article in Fast Company

Fish 2.0 Tries To Find New Models To Keep Fish Alive And Feeding Us. 

Michael J. Coren - Fast Company.

The competition challenged businesses to come up with sustainable fishing models that were interesting enough to attract VC dollars.

For the last 50 years, commercial fishing has meant massive trawlers catching as many fish as possible until they ran out. As fish populations have plummeted around the world, this business-as-usual has become a death sentence for species from cod in Canada to tuna in the tropics (PDF) (both fisheries are now functionally extinct). Because fisherman can now wipe out a tenth of a species in less than 15 years, dozens more are destined to follow in their wake.


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