Archive for February 9th, 2012

 

Overfishing and the Consequences of Eliminating Apex Predators

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Many aspects in a community dictate the organism’s fate and wellbeing.  None more important is the factor of human impact.  During the past decades, our oceans have suffered detrimental effects due to overfishing and inevitably leading to trophic cascades.  A trophic cascade is the effect that a change in the size of one population in […]