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Our enormous fish catches have skewed ocean chemistry

Aerial view of fishing boats setting sail in China.

Industrial-scale fishing since the late nineteenth century has sharply reduced the biomass processed by ocean-going fish. Credit: Shen Lei/VCG/Getty

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Nature 598, 388 (2021)



  1. Bianchi, D., Carozza, D. A., Galbraith, E. D., Guiet, J. & DeVries, T. Sci. Adv. 7, eabd7554 (2021).

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