Beneath This Sea, a Sculpture Garden Is Saving an Ecosystem

The Mediterranean is the world’s most overfished sea — and a proving ground for how art can elevate conservation.

The Mediterranean is the world’s most overfished sea, and bottom trawling is a big reason why. See the stats.

But it’s not all bad — some parts of the world are winning the war on overfishing. David Byrne wrote about some of them for RTBC.

Peter Yeung is a Contributing Editor at Reasons to be Cheerful. A Paris-based journalist, he also writes for publications including the Guardian, the LA Times and the BBC. He’s filed stories from across Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas.

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