11 April 2013

Artisanal fisherman in Greece - 1

Argolikos Gulf, Greece, June 2012 (photo G. Bearzi)

While overfishing is a known tragedy in today's oceans, there is still a kind of small-scale fishing that would deserve to be protected. In fact, artisanal fishermen in Greece (and elsewhere) are often themselves the victims of inconsiderate, misregulated and oft-illegal fishing by large commercial fleets.

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