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Ocean biodiversity and the future of seafood

Tweet [NOTE: This is a copy of my essay in the April 2007 issue of Food Technology Magazine] Harvesting of wild fish and shellfish from the oceans provides a major source of protein to the planet’s population, and supports an … Continue reading

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Amber waves of . . . automotive fuel?

Tweet You can have your biodiversity and eat it—and burn it—too.  That’s the message from a recent study of natural biofuel production by a team of ecologists and economists from the University of Minnesota (see summary from NPR). Wild living … Continue reading

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