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One Million Tons of North Sea Fish Discarded Every Year

Article: One Million Tons of North Sea Fish Discarded Every Year

FRANKFURT, Germany, November 5, 2008 (ENS) – At least a million metric tonnes of fish and other sea animals caught in the North Sea are tossed overboard every year, according to a new report from WWF-Germany, the German chapter of the global conservation organization. The discards amount to about one-third of the entire North Sea…