Green news in France: April 2020

A monthly update on environmental events and occurrences in France: Overfishing issues, a gas bus, pomme pesticidesand in-jean-ious insulation

French boats are overfishing, says report

More than a third of the fish caught by French trawlers are overfished, according to research published by the French Research Institute for Exploitation of the Sea (Ifremer).

In its study “on the ecological state of fish caught in mainland France”, Ifremer said it was particularly concerned about the “collapse” of the cod and whiting population and overfishing in the North Sea, Mediterranean and the ...

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