Here's the Catch: The Fish We Harvest from the Northwest Atlantic by Wade KearleyHere's the Catch: The Fish We Harvest from the Northwest Atlantic by Wade Kearley

Here's the Catch: The Fish We Harvest from the Northwest Atlantic

byWade KearleyForeword byGeorge RoseIllustratorDerek Derek Peddle

Other | October 15, 2012

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A spectacular, brilliantly illustrated celebration of 52 fish species that live in the rich waters of the Northwest Atlantic Ocean. Today, overfishing and a changing ocean environment threaten many fish stocks. Yet despite the many ongoing challenges, the fishery remains central to the economic well being of North America. It is also at the core of cultural identity;from Newfoundland and Labrador to the U.S. Eastern Seaboard. Here's the Catch explores what could be lost or gained from this historic resource in the coming years?depending on our actions.
During his three decades as a commercial writer and journalist, Wade Kearley has written extensively about the sea and published articles in national and international journals.Dr. George Rose is an award-winning author and serves as director of the Centre for Fisheries Ecosystems Research at Memorial University.During his three decade...
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Title:Here's the Catch: The Fish We Harvest from the Northwest AtlanticFormat:OtherDimensions:168 pages, 10 × 12 × 0.75 inPublished:October 15, 2012Publisher:Boulder PublicationsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1927099080

ISBN - 13:9781927099087

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fabulous book and great purchase Descriptive profiles of 52 species of fish - many I did not know were in the ocean off Altantic Canada and Newfoundland and Labrador. The watercolour paintings are extraordinary. The hagfish is an amazing creature.
Date published: 2013-11-04

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