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Therefore, commercial fishing will include all fisheries wherein the fishermen take fish and other seafood for monetary gain. While this definition may well cause controversy, none can deny that when money is involved in any endeavor there are some who only see immediate reward and do not look toward the future.What is another name for the fishing industry?
Alternative Title: fishing industry. Commercial fishing, the taking of fish and other seafood and resources from oceans, rivers, and lakes for the purpose of marketing them.How has commercial fishing affected the sustainability of the fishing industry?
In order to adapt to declining fish populations and increased demand, many commercial fishing operations have reduced the sustainability of their harvest by fishing further down the food chain.How many people are employed by commercial fishing?
Commercial fishing, the taking of fish and other seafood and resources from oceans, rivers, and lakes for the purpose of marketing them. In the early 21st century about 250 million people were directly employed by the commercial fishing industry, and an estimated one billion people depended on fish as their primary source of animal protein.