Tag Archives: Bycatch Reduction Devices (BRDs)

Jim Budi dismantles Sammy Fretwell’s Oceana talking points about the S.C. shrimp industry

In the article “Careless fishing causes depletion of marine life” by Sammy Fretwell, reporting on an Oceana study, readers were misled by out-of-context statistics and by omissions. The report painted a bleak picture of wild-caught shrimp, ignoring the reality of a vastly improved conservation landscape. Read more here 09:27