Rising demand for bycatch will lead to ‘ecological catastrophe’, scientists warn

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Le développement de débouchés pour les prises accessoires inquiète les scientifiques

Pêche aux crevettes en Uruguay © AFP PHOTO/Pablo Porciuncula

A growing market for bycatch coupled with declining shrimp stocks and profits is prolonging the use of unsustainable trawl fishing practices, a new study says

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