I think an important part missing in this piece is the impact of not eating fish on certain communities.

The documentary highlighted that Liberians who weren’t able to catch enough fish resorted to eating bushmeat which ended up triggering the Ebola crisis.

Considering many sub Saharan countries don’t have much arable land, fishing provides a very important source of food.

The problem isn’t necessarily with eating fish, it’s using massive trawlers and nets to catch them.

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