The U.S. House of Representatives last week passed a bill that would prohibit the sale, purchase, and possession of shark fins in the United States.
http://blog.citizenscampaign.org/2018/11/earths-new-mass-extinction-the-unnoticed-cost-of-increased-consumption/Sixty percent of the world’s species have been lost in less than 50 years, and almost nobody noticed. How could this alarming and cataclysmic destruction of over half of the Earth’s species go almost completely […]
http://bangordailynews.com/2018/12/13/business/fisheries/lobsters-still-topped-the-nation-in-fishery-value-last-year/Despite a nationwide decline last year in the volume and value of American lobster landings, the fishery remains the most valuable single-species fishery in the country, according to a report released Thursday by federal regulators. […]
http://bangordailynews.com/2018/12/04/news/new-england/invasive-longhorned-tick-found-for-1st-time-in-new-england/PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island — An invasive tick species native to Asia that’s been spreading across the eastern United States has been found for the first time in New England. The Rhode Island Department of Environmental […]