Terramar's The Daily Catch

New Report – Overfishing Plus Climate Change Equals Threat To Fisheries

Overfishing plus climate change equals threat to fisheries Overfishing increases the threat posed by climate change to fish stocks and fisheries, according to a new report for MPs. Catch limits for more than 30% of UK and EU fish...

Artificial Light On Coral Reefs Threatens Clownfish Reproduction

The popular story about a clownfish that got lost at sea in the movie Finding Nemo could have a much darker sequel—as artificial light in coral reefs leaves the famous fish unable to reproduce...

Fleet Of Sunken Warships Declared National Marine Sanctuary Off Maryland

A century ago, dozens of shipyards across the United States constructed a fleet of wooden steamships to aid the fight against Germany during World War I. Today, ospreys nest on the boats, and bats breed...

A Conference For 570 People Was Organized Without Using Plastic – Here’s How It Went

What did we use before single-use plastics became ingrained in our everyday lives? Before the 1980s, plastic bags were a rarity in our supermarkets. In 2019, excessive plastic use feels not just normal, but...

In Just One Hour Scientists Witness Over 1,200 Animals In Northeast Canyons And Seamounts Marine National Monument

Our scientists spotted more than 1,200 individual animals and identified six species in just over one hour—including four elusive Cuvier’s beaked whales—during a recent aerial survey of the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National...

Searching For Keith – A Detective’s Quest To Uncover Truth Behind Death Of A Fisheries Observer

Long before Karsten von Hoesslin first heard the name Keith Davis, before he spent countless unpaid hours tugging at investigative threads and careening into dead ends as he searched for answers about the man’s...

Catch Me If You Can! Anglers Are Changing The ‘Catch-ability’ Of Fish

For many outdoor enthusiasts, fishing borders on an obsession — the thrill of the chase may be just as rewarding as landing a big catch. There are many ingredients that go into catching a...

Gastrophysicists Using Audiovisual Experience To Make Jellyfish More Appetizing As Sustainable Seafood Option

It is a dining event like no other. Your ears fill with the sounds of crunching snow and crumpling paper while ripples of light cascade across your plate. And then, you pop into your...

New Research: Indian Ocean Caused Drought And Heatwaves Half A World Away In South America

New research has found the record-breaking South American drought of 2013/14 with its succession of heatwaves and long lasting marine heatwave had its origins in a climate event half a world away—over the Indian...

Underland And Underwater – World Ocean Radio

How often do we think about what lies below the surface of the land, below the sea floor? This week we’re thinking about water and our reckless consumption for agriculture, industry, and what we...