Bottom trawling: the high cost of cheap seafood

Bottom trawling is an incredibly destructive practice with devastating impacts on marine habitats and species. Click here for a slideshow showing the dramatic damage from trawling, and here for an overview of facts on bottom trawling . Trawling destroys habitat and displaces species. Shrimp is the #1 seafood in the U.S.

Eating shrimp can be among the worst things you can do to the ocean and to coastal communities.

Bottom trawling and farming for shrimp can destroy the ocean. You don’t want to be a part of that.

Look around for more facts and videos as well as the best shrimp-eating options for true die-hard shrimp-eaters.

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