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WWF: Illegal Fishing Strips Oceans of Cod, Pollack

WWF: Illegal Fishing Strips Oceans of Cod, Pollack

GLAND, Switzerland, April 16, 2008 (ENS) – Illegal fishing for Atlantic cod and Alaska pollock in the Arctic threatens the health of these fisheries and their resilience to climate change, but it is so profitable that it is pervasive across the region, according to a new report by the global conservation organization WWF. According to…

Dramatic Grand Jury Prize Winner: Frozen River

Dramatic Grand Jury Prize Winner: Frozen River

Courtney Hunt shooting FROZEN RIVER Courtney Hunt first heard the story of Native Americans smuggling merchandise over the frozen St. Lawrence river – an anecdote that would become the basis for her 2008 Sundance Film Festival Dramatic Grand Jury Prize FROZEN RIVER [frozenriverthemovie.com] – more than ten years ago. She had just graduated from Columbia’s…