Fishing

Microplastics in freshwater fish

7 minutes ago   |   Chicago Tribune

A new study of midcentury fish specimens at the Field Museum finds that they have been ingesting tiny bits of petroleum-based materials since the dawn of the plastics age.
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France says Jersey fishing row can be ‘quickly unblocked' by applying post-Brexit trade deal, as UK looks to withdraw naval boats

France says Jersey fishing row can be ‘quickly unblocked' by applying post-Brexit trade deal, as UK looks to withdraw naval boats

49 minutes ago   |   RT

A spat between London and Paris over the lack of fishing licences granted by Jersey to French fishermen can be resolved through the proper application of the UK and EU's Brexit...
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Italian Navy rescues fisherman reportedly shot off Libya

1 hour ago   |   Star Tribune

An Italian Navy ship has rescued a crew member of an Italian fishing boat reportedly injured by warning shots fired by the Libyan Coast Guard, Italian media said Thursday.
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Jersey Fishing Rights Dispute Escalates Between UK and France

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

A dispute over fishing rights ballooned, leading the countries to send ships to the island of Jersey in the English Channel. No, they're not likely to go to war.
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French Boat Rams British Vessel Over 'Intense' U.K.-France Fishing Feud

2 hours ago   |   Newsweek

A drama played out in Jersey over fishing rights in the British crown dependency.
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Flock of giant California condors trash woman's home

2 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

TEHACHAPI, Calif. - Giant California condors are rare - but not at Cinda Mickols' home. About 15 to 20 of the giant endangered birds have recently taken a liking to the house...
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Pesky Condors Invade California Home

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

Fifteen to 20 of the endangered giant birds wrecked the deck, knocked over lawn ornaments and tore up “every piece of plastic” they could find, the homeowner's daughter said.
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French fishermen blockade Jersey port as 2 British naval vessels arrive at the island amid fishing row

French fishermen blockade Jersey port as 2 British naval vessels arrive at the island amid fishing row

6 hours ago   |   RT

French fishermen have sailed their vessels to the port of St Helier to stage a protest at the lack of full fishing licences issued to French fishermen since Brexit; Britain has...
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Gunboats and blockade threats as U.K., France clash over fishing

7 hours ago   |   NBC News   |   2 articles

The French government has suggested it could cut power supplies to the island if its fishermen are not granted full access to U.K. fishing waters.
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U.K. and France Send Naval Ships to Channel Island in Tense Fishing Dispute

7 hours ago   |   NY Times

French fishing crews are threatening to blockade a port on the island of Jersey in a standoff over post-Brexit fishing rights in the waters nearby.
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