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Science Helps Pew Push Its Oceans Agenda

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Science  19 Apr 2002:
Vol. 296, Issue 5567, pp. 459
DOI: 10.1126/science.296.5567.459

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Over the last decade, the Pew Charitable Trusts has channeled more than $12 million to Daniel Pauly and other marine scientists to study the impact of human activities--in particular fishing--on the seas. The findings have fueled landmark lawsuits, sparked policy changes, and raised awareness of the precarious state of the world's oceans.