Satellites expose the biggest hotspots of potentially illegal transshipping


Via Business Insider

"Satellite watchers have identified thousands of suspected incidents of potentially illegal transshipping, where fishing ships secretly transfer unauthorized product to refrigerated cargo vessels. These are seen as a major factor in the prevalence of illegal fishing, which is thought to account for at least 20% of seafood worldwide."

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