Humans rely on aquatic systems for food but wild fisheries are often unsustainably exploited leading to environmental degradation.
Aquaculture (fish farming) may provide a means of meeting demands, but it too can cause environmental damage.
|1||Aquatic systems as a source of food|
|2||Wild fishing and maximum sustainable yields|
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“A move towards aquaculture is essential for a future of sustainable fishing.”
Do you agree with this statement? Justify your opinion. [9 marks]
The essay should marked using the Paper 2, Section B essay markbands.