If you can't decide between the salmon or the chicken, Mother Nature just might make the choice for you. Factors like overfishing, pollution and dams are causing salmon to disappear.
WHAT'S INSIDE: FISH CONSERVATION
- Fish Populations
- Responsible Fishing
People once fished to their hearts' content in the United States, due to the abundance of fish and relative lack of fisherman. Unfortunately, population growth and decreased supply led the government to require a license to fish.
Crab fishing is probably one of the most difficult jobs you could have: fishing off the coast of Alaska in extreme winter weather. A crab boat's crew consists of a skipper and five to 10 sailors, who literally work 'round the clock for several days until their quota of crab is filled. Take this quiz to learn more about the challenges of life on a crab boat.