RESOURCES FROM EARTH’S WATERS. OCEANS, BAYS, LAKES,RIVERS PONDS, STREAMS ETC. WORLD POPULATION. How Much of Our Food Supply Comes from Earth’s Water. 1% of food comes from the sea Earth’s Waters Supply 10% of the protein consumed by humans. Kinds of Food From Earth’s Waters.
RESOURCES FROMEARTH’S WATERS
OCEANS, BAYS, LAKES,RIVERS PONDS, STREAMS ETC.
bottom of the sea
match color of
SARDINES – travel in schools near the surface & along continental shelf
Open Water Fish
Skipjack, yellow fin, big eye, albacore, blue fin
Eaten raw in sashami
Caught in gill nets, large sienes and long lines
Blue fin can sell for up to $350.00 a pound
Tuna population is down 10%
Fish nations would not declare it an endangered species, but in 1995 agreed to restrict catches to 50% of current catches
Pelagic Fish are caught using large seines, surface longlines and gill nets.
Are caught and
For their fins!!
Back into the
Water to drown/die at sea.
Fins sold to China for Shark Fin Soup