California, Florida fish mortality pinned to drought, climate change

California officials warned this week that salmon in the state’s Sacramento River might not survive the region’s historic drought.  The California Department of Fish and Wildlife said that “nearly all” of the endangered winter-run Chinook salmon’s juveniles might not make it through

Depleted Global Fish Stocks May Get Boost From WTO

WASHINGTON—World Trade Organization members are working to conclude negotiations that could stabilize wild fish populations—and help new Director-General Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala restore the WTO’s credibility. The talks target government subsidies that the trade organization says help drive “illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing” that