10 July 2014

• “Little Fish Make Fish Big: The Importance of Forage Fish”


“…these small fish also have an…important role in nature. They represent a critical link in ocean food webs because they feed on plankton, which produce energy from the sun, and they transfer this energy to seabirds, marine mammals, and larger fish such as tuna, salmon, and cod.

”As such, fisheries managers need to consider not only how many of these “forage fish” can be extracted from the ocean for human use, but also how many fish need to be left in the water as food for other fish….”

Please visit this link to read the full article: LinkToArticle

NOTE: Another article—”Satellite Images Show Massive Reduction In U.S. Air Pollution”—will be posted later today.


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