Can Environmental Scientists be Environmental Advocates? Doesn’t the advocacy degrade the objectivity of the science?

I just learned that Daniel Pauly serves as a Director on the Oceana Board: Dr. Daniel Pauly (The University of British Columbia)  Pauly is a renowned fisheries scientist. Since 1994, Pauly has been a professor at the Fisheries Centre, University of British Columbia. He currently serves as the principal investigator of the Sea Around Us Project at the Fisheries Centre, where his global, multi-year analyses of marine ecosystems has allowed him to reach startling and important conclusions, most critical among them that fish populations are declining rapidly all over the world.” Read more here  17:27

I believe Daniel Pauly to be the ultimate Pew crackpot.

  • STRIPEDBASSHOLE

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