50 years ago, humans could pick the oceans clean

Excerpt from the August 6, 1966, issue of Science News


ALL YOU CAN'T EAT BUFFET  Scientists warned 50 years ago that people could eat the oceans bare. Even with fishing limits, some food species such as pufferfish, remain in danger of overfishing. 

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