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Effect of aquaculture on world fish supplies
Global production of farmed fish and shellfish has more than doubled in the past 15 years. Many people believe that such growth relieves pressure on ocean fisheries, but the opposite is true for someExpand
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Prioritizing Climate Change Adaptation Needs for Food Security in 2030
Investments aimed at improving agricultural adaptation to climate change inevitably favor some crops and regions over others. An analysis of climate risks for crops in 12 food-insecure regions wasExpand
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Consequences of changing biodiversity
Human alteration of the global environment has triggered the sixth major extinction event in the history of life and caused widespread changes in the global distribution of organisms. These changesExpand
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Feeding aquaculture in an era of finite resources
  • R. Naylor, R. Hardy, +8 authors P. Nichols
  • Environmental Science, Biology
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
  • 8 September 2009
Aquaculture's pressure on forage fisheries remains hotly contested. This article reviews trends in fishmeal and fish oil use in industrial aquafeeds, showing reduced inclusion rates but greater totalExpand
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Framing Sustainability in a Telecoupled World
Interactions between distant places are increasingly widespread and influential, often leading to unexpected outcomes with profound implications for sustainability. Numerous sustainability studiesExpand
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Historical Warnings of Future Food Insecurity with Unprecedented Seasonal Heat
Higher growing season temperatures can have dramatic impacts on agricultural productivity, farm incomes, and food security. We used observational data and output from 23 global climate models to showExpand
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Fugitive Salmon: Assessing the Risks of Escaped Fish from Net-Pen Aquaculture
Abstract The farming of salmon and other marine finfish in open net pens continues to increase along the world's coastlines as the aquaculture industry expands to meet human demand. Farm fish areExpand
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Ecosystem stewardship: sustainability strategies for a rapidly changing planet.
Ecosystem stewardship is an action-oriented framework intended to foster the social-ecological sustainability of a rapidly changing planet. Recent developments identify three strategies that makeExpand
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Losing the Links Between Livestock and Land
Global meat production is becoming increasingly industrialized, spatially concentrated, and geographically detached from the agricultural land base. This Policy Forum reviews the process ofExpand
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Solar-powered drip irrigation enhances food security in the Sudano–Sahel
Meeting the food needs of Africa’s growing population over the next half-century will require technologies that significantly improve rural livelihoods at minimal environmental cost. TheseExpand
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