Could ‘balanced harvesting’ really feed the world and save the oceans?

Scientists and policymakers are simultaneously looking for new ways to feed the world and save the oceans. Global seafood demands are increasing, and fisheries and aquaculture already have large impacts on marine ecosystems. The concept of “balanced harvesting” aims to address both of these issues, and was the subject of several recent high-profile studies – including in Science, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences and Fish and Fisheries. Balanced harvesting is a philosophy (quackery) that advocates spreading fishing pressure evenly Read the rest here 14:11