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Cooler Pacific waters and fishing damage sardine stocks

This article was originally published in Foodnews

THE biomass of sardines ( Sardinops sagax) in the northern Pacific ocean is collapsing because of natural oceanographic cycles, and fishing behaviour is adding to the damage, according to a study published by the US Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS). However, some in the industry believe that the damage is less severe than the report suggests.



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