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Conviction of Sea Bass Poachers

Australian authorities have convicted 2 people on illegal fishing. These fishermen were caught carrying 143 tons of Patagonian toothfish, also known as Chilean sea bass. According to fisheries minister Eric Abetz, "The conviction sends a clear message to the international fishing community that Australia will not tolerate illegal exploitation of its fisheries resources."

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The depletion of fish species due to not only illegal fishing, but also overfishing, is a result of our poor stewardship of God’s creation. Stricter laws need to be enforced so the biodiversity on Earth stops being threatened. However, the transition to a plant-based diet would prove most beneficial to the environment and would help bring nature closer to God’s original plan.

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