Tag: Climate Change

How Climate Change is Affecting the Lobster Population (And What We Can Do About It)

HOW CLIMATE CHANGE IS AFFECTING THE LOBSTER POPULATION

Humans have farmed New England lobsters for generations. We’ve harvested lobsters commercially since the 1800s, and the first recorded catch occurred in 1605, but it’s safe to say we’ve been fishing in the Gulf of Maine for much longer than that. And yet, one thing threatens this generational practice: climate change. Big or small, warming… Read more »