10 times more fish in the sea? Context matters.

Earlier this year, a research team from Spain released a surprising new estimate of mesopelagic fish biomass that is 10 times greater than previous estimates. This new study raises the total estimated biomass of mesopelagic fish from 1 billion  tons to 10 billion tons, accounting for 95% of all fish biomass. Read more here southernfriedscience  18:35