Tag: fish

Home /
img

In Other Terrible News…..

By
|
In General
|
On June 2, 2020
With all the outrages going on, it’s important to remember all the other horrible things Republicans are doing to the world that don’t get on the front pages. Such as privatizing the ocean to promote the big fishing industry. So when President Donald Trump ordered the Commerce Department to roll back regulations on commercial fishing […]
img
Only LGM provides you with the sturgeon news you demand! And for once, it’s actually kind of good news. Lake Winnebago is one of only two locations in the world where people can spearfish lake sturgeon. These armored fish, also distinguished by whiskerlike barbels growing from their chins, can live as long as a century, […]
img

The End of Fish

By
|
In General
|
On May 24, 2017
As the the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service determines whether the bluefin tuna should be listed under the Endangered Species Act (spoiler: under Trump it won’t), it’s worth noting that even without climate change drastically changing the temperature and pH balance of the oceans, humans’ insatiable appetite for fish would ensure that basically every species […]

Mislabled Fish

By
|
On January 15, 2017

I am not generally the biggest fish fan in the world, and the intellectual jumps Catholics make to say fish is not meat is just hilarious to the outsider, but I do like good sushi, oysters, lobster ro

img
For those who think the U.S. can’t legitimately do anything about the conditions of work and environmental exploitation overseas, please examine the new seafood importation standard implemented by the Obama administration starting January 1. On Jan. 1 the United States started enforcing a new import rule, which requires fisheries exporting seafood to the United States […]

Shrimp Sourcing

By
|
On November 3, 2014

We can pass regulations forcing corporations to divulge sourcing. But unless those regulations come with more stick than carrot, the corporations will fib. See the ever-exploitative shrimp industry: I

It is main inner container footer text