Gillnet fisheries have high bycatch rates of threatened marine life like turtles, whales, dolphins, seabirds.
Wildlife Week 2019: Just 19 of the most endangered mammal, the vaquita porpoise, still swim in the wild
The ongoing use of illegal gillnets for fishing, despite an emergency ban in Mexico, is driving the vaquitas to extinction.
Wildlife Week 2019: Maharashtra's humpback dolphins locked in battle for safe habitats and food security
Studying human-animal interaction will allow us to understand this relationship and help in conservation efforts.
Wildlife Week 2019: Indian fisherfolk transitioning away from tradition is affecting fisheries nationwide
Commercial, industrialized fishing operations seek out migrant labour to fill their large manpower needs.
She's the first Indian woman to win the Award for studying sustainable fishing & Olive Ridley turtles.