A worker at the Kwun Tong Wholesale Fish Market stretches after working long hours unloading a boat in a marina in Hong Kong. According to WWF figures, Hong Kong has the second-highest per-capita seafood consumption in Asia, and is the world’s eighth-largest seafood consumer.
Damaged by decades of human activity, Hong Kong’s rich marine ecosystem requires concerted conservation effort to recover and flourish.
- RANDY OLSON
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- Global Fish Crisis: Still Waters_National Geographic magazine, 04/2007