Small-scale fishing solutions

Working to understand the livelihood and ecology of small-scale fishing, Rodrigo Oyanedel, researcher at the SECOS Institute, Universidad Catolica de Chile accompanied fishers on their boats in the Pacific. 

A trawler that pulls nets the length of six football pitches nicknamed ‘a floating Death Star’ was fishing off the coast of Ireland in March. FV Margiris can process 250 tonnes of fish in one day.

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