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Peru targets illegal fishing with open satellite data

By Mark A. Bonta / November 21, 2018 / Comments Off on Peru targets illegal fishing with open satellite data

A knowledge revolution in sustainable fishing is taking place on the high seas. The Peruvian government is now allowing public access to its satellite data on fishing activity in its territorial waters. Peru is only the second country, after Indonesia, to share its tracking data on the vessels fishing (and overfishing) their incredibly rich marine […]

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