Deep-Sea Bottom Trawling Is Killing Our Oceans

If this mass deforestation took place on land, it would be a devastating sight. (FYI, it would destroy Paris in a day and a half.)
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Originally posted at Penelope Bagieu's blog and translated from Le Huffington Post.

Correction: The infographic incorrectly states that water makes up 98 percent of the Earth's volume. The term "volume" was mistranslated from "area" in the original, and the figure should be 71 percent.

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