UN chief on World Oceans Day 2020

António Guterres (UN Secretary-General) on World Oceans Day 2020 (8 June) The COVID-19 pandemic is a sharp reminder of how we are all intimately connected — to each other and to nature. As we work to end the pandemic and build back better, we have a once-in-a-generation opportunity – and responsibility — to correct our … Read more UN chief on World Oceans Day 2020

Putin Declares State of Emergency After Siberia Oil Spill

Russian President Vladimir Putin has declared a state of emergency in a region of Siberia after an estimated 20,000 tons of diesel fuel spilled from a power plant storage facility and fouled waterways. The spill took place Friday at a power plant in an outlying section of the city of Norilsk, 2900 kilometers (1800 miles) … Read more Putin Declares State of Emergency After Siberia Oil Spill

Farming the sea

With unsustainable fishing affecting about 30 percent of the ocean’s wild fish population and most of the rest already fished to the limit, sea farming is playing an even bigger role in putting fish on the dinner table. This week, over three billion fish fries were released into the Bohai Baysea during an environmental protection … Read more Farming the sea

Campaign launched to address fish depletion in New Zealand

Legasea programme lead Sam Woolford is proposing sweeping changes to help restore abundance to coastal fish stocks and stimulate regional economies. Start your day the right way with a combination of news, sport and entertainment. Weekdays from 6am on TVNZ 1 Get more at: https://www.tvnz.co.nz/one-news On Demand – https://www.tvnz.co.nz/shows/breakfast Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/Breakfaston1 Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/breakfaston1

Plastic pollution blighting the world’s longest river

Sky News research into plastic pollution in the River Nile has found that three-quarters of the fish there contain microplastics. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/skynews Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/skynews Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/skynews For more content go to http://news.sky.com and download our apps: Apple: … Read more Plastic pollution blighting the world’s longest river

San Francisco fire: Fisherman’s Wharf Pier 45 engulfed in flames

A fire engulfed a warehouse on San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf early on Saturday, sending a thick plume of smoke over the waterfront and threatening to spread to a historic World War II-era ship before firefighters brought the flames under control. No injuries have been reported and firefighters were making multiple searches to ensure no one … Read more San Francisco fire: Fisherman’s Wharf Pier 45 engulfed in flames

Fire Engulfs Warehouse at San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf Early Saturday

Fire engulfs a warehouse — known to hold fish processing equipment and a few offices — at San Francisco’s historic Fisherman’s Wharf in the early hours of Saturday morning. There were no injuries reported. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake … Read more Fire Engulfs Warehouse at San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf Early Saturday

‘Sharks everywhere’: Angler films feeding frenzy in Australia – BBC News

An Australian man was returning from a fishing trip off Queensland’s Moreton Island when he came across a large school of bait fish under attack by about 40 sharks. Grant Bruinsma, an experienced angler, filmed the spectacle – later telling the BBC he’d never seen anything like it. Please subscribe HERE http://bit.ly/1rbfUog

Michigan Floods: Midland Lake Left Nearly Empty After Dam Fails

Authorities and residents were assessing damage Thursday as floodwaters from heavy rains that overtook two dams retreated in some mid-Michigan communities and continued to threaten others further downriver. Those who live along Wixom Lake in Midland County’s Hope Township are wondering when, or if, water will return to their beloved lake. “I’m sick about it. … Read more Michigan Floods: Midland Lake Left Nearly Empty After Dam Fails

Coronavirus: Potato mountains and rotten cheese – BBC News

Across Europe, much of the food and agriculture industry has been badly affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. Half of the fishermen in the Netherlands have stopped going out to sea. That’s because the price of fresh fish has plummeted due to a lack of demand. In France, 150,000 tonnes of high quality cheese went off … Read more Coronavirus: Potato mountains and rotten cheese – BBC News

Amateur Cooks Attempt A Scallop Challenge | Culinary Genius

This week on Culinary Genius, chefs attempt at to cook Gordon’s favourite fish, Scallops. #GordonRamsay #Cooking Gordon Ramsay’s Ultimate Fit Food/Healthy, Lean and Fit – http://po.st/REpVfP If you liked this clip check out the rest of Gordon’s channels: http://www.youtube.com/gordonramsay http://www.youtube.com/kitchennightmares http://www.youtube.com/thefword

France’s beaches reopen to swimming and fishing in some areas as gov’t tries to restart tourism

As the French government unveiled its “Marshall plan” to save the country’s tourism industry, some beaches across France reopened again to locals, allowing some to swim, fish and sometimes practicing sports, though sunbathing is still forbidden. French are still forbidden to travel past 100km from their homes but locals can now enjoy the coast if … Read more France’s beaches reopen to swimming and fishing in some areas as gov’t tries to restart tourism

Australian aquarium sends divers to cuddle ‘lonely’ fish seeking human touch

IN THE PAPERS – Thursday, May 14: We look at accusations of coronavirus research hacking being levelled against China by the US and the reactions in the Chinese press. Also, Le Figaro looks at why the African continent has so far been relatively spared by coronavirus. Finally, an Australian aquarium sends in an extra diver … Read more Australian aquarium sends divers to cuddle ‘lonely’ fish seeking human touch

Some species of fish are feeling lonely from coronavirus restrictions | ABC News

Marine biologists say larger, intelligent species of fish are exhibiting signs of depression and loss of appetite from a lack of social interaction with humans. Kristy Sexton-McGrath reports. Read more here: https://ab.co/3btqVwM For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe to us on YouTube: … Read more Some species of fish are feeling lonely from coronavirus restrictions | ABC News

Worker at fishing-processing factory in Ghana infects 533 other employees

A worker at a fish-processing factory in Ghana’s Tema City has infected 533 other employees with the coronavirus. President Nana Akufo-Addo announced this in a broadcast on Sunday but did not give details on how the disease spread in the facility or if safety measures were being implemented. CGTN YouTube Channel