Overexploition /Human Exploitation. Spencer Cohen Parikka (per 3). Overexploitaion. Harvesting or hunting something to the point that the population cannot replenish. Humans overexploit more than any other species , giving the name “human exploitation”. Affect on ecosystems.
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To the right are illegally harvested sea turtle eggs in Borneo. If overexploitaion like this keeps happening, the prey of the sea turles will overpopulate and their predators will starve.
Marin e overexploitation can involve overfishing of Cod, sharks, red snapper, swordfish, tunaand turtles and the accidental trapping of whales, porpoises, and dolphins in fishing nets.