August 2013 Issue [Letter from the Sea of Cortez]
Emptying the World’s Aquarium
The dismal future of the global fishery
by Erik Vance,
Erik Vance is a science writer based in Mexico City. His work on this article was supported by the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting.
21st century Aquaculture Biodiversity Bycatches (Fisheries) California Decompression sickness Divers Drug couriers Economic conditions Endangered species Environmental conditions Fisheries Fishers Gulf of Gulf of (Mexico) Japanese Jellyfishes Leatherback turtle Marine parks and reserves Mexico Militias Overfishing Phocoena sinus Seri Indians TiburÛn Island (Mexico) Tourism Trawls and trawling