Deep Dive: The Fish We Eat

Fisheries and fish stocks around the world risk dangerous depletion, but in the past 15 years, a surprising narrative of recovery has emerged in the United States. Learn how strong U.S. mandates, reforms, and limits on fishing have rebuilt fish stocks and created economic benefits for fishing communities. Can nations consolidate these gains as new markets such as China demand ever more and less expensive seafood? Leading policymakers discuss specific tactics to sustainably manage the world’s supply of fish.

Festival: 2015

Watch and Listen: Sustainability

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Can a transformative solution built on the conservative principles of free markets and limited government save the... See more
Some three billion people use biomass fuel – typically from wood, crop residues, or animal dung – to cook indoors in... See more
Meat production requires far more water, grain, land, and fossil fuel than anything else we eat – for example, one... See more
Every year, one-third of all the food produced on the planet is lost or wasted, an amount valued at about one trillion... See more
It is no longer possible to separate the health of the planet from the health of its people. Disease patterns are... See more