Association of Peruvian Anchovy Producers Pursues MSC Certification
...nchovy fishery was the largest new fishery in the world. Before 1950, anchovies were mainly harvested for human consumption. When the California, USA, sardine
fishery collapsed in 1950, Peruvian fishers acquired the boats and fishmeal producing equipment at bargain prices. The first fishmeal plants opened th...
Scripps scientists peg wind as the force behind fish booms and busts
... The mid-20th century crash of the sardine
fishery off California for decades has vexed marin...g for the root causes of large fluctuations in the sardine
population. Before its collapse, the fishery was o...ine the availability of microscopic organisms that sardine
and anchovy feed upon. When wind causes nutrient-r...
Sardine in Medical Products
Allergen, Food, Sardine
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Sardine in Biological News
'Jellyfish joyride' a threat to the oceans
...rough competition and predation but overfishing can destroy that balance," Dr Richardson says. "For example, off Namibia intense fishing has decimated sardine
stocks and jellyfish have replaced them as the dominant species."
Climate change may favour some jellyfish species by increasing the availability o...
Overfishing may drive endangered seabird to rely upon lower quality food
...period prior to the onset of intensive fishing, decades before the infamous sardine
fishery collapse of the late 1940s, and nearly a century before recent decl...0 to100 years of restoration, and prey resources haven't recovered from the sardine
fisheries collapse in the mid-20th century. Other prey items that the murre...