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UK fish stock recovery could create jobs

Building UK fish stocks up to their maximum sustainable yields could increase fish catches by 27%, create 5,100 new jobs and add £319 million to the UK’s GDP, NGO Oceana reports. Oceana points out that Brexit may provide a window of opportunity to change the UK’s fishing practices for the better.

Read the full report here (PDF link) and the press release here. See also the Foodsource resource How do food systems affect fish stocks and marine habitats?

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30 Apr 2018
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