This video is a call to attention on the irresponsible ways in which we exploit the ocean. Legal overfishing, plus the staggering amount of illegal fish harvesting that goes on each year (an estimated US$ 23 Million in illegal captures alone), are putting marine ecosystems at risk. Will the ocean be teeming with life when our children are our age?
Despite an increased awareness of overfishing, the majority of people still know very little about the scale of the destruction being wrought on the oceans. This film presents an unquestionable case for why overfishing needs to end and shows that there is still an opportunity for change. Through reform of the EU’s Common Fisheries Policy, fisheries ministers and members of the European Parliament, MEPs, can end overfishing. But only if you pressure them, October 23rd, ask MEPs to … www.votefish.org