The Codfather and the Tragedy of the Commons

Although The Codfather violated New England’s catch share system, the overfishing that results from the tragedy of the commons has been minimized.

An Unexpected Connection Between Bluefin Tuna and CO2

On the first Saturday in 2013, in Japan, at the Tsukiji auction, a 489 pound bluefin tuna was sold for $1.76 million. As a source of information, what does $1.76 million say to you? One journalist said it could mean:…

A Big Shrimp Problem

Because of the holiday, our Wednesday environment blog will appear today. The post has been written by 2 Kent Place students, Megan Ganning and Madeleine Vance. “Sorry, Sir, but the ‘Bay Shrimp’ have actually had to be taken off the…