Wed: Jul 30, 2014

Want To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint? Choose Mackerel Over Shrimp. Whoah:

They also found that fishing for shrimp and lobster are almost as fuel-intensive as raising livestock. As we've , raising livestock has more of an impact on the environment than any other food we eat.
For example, Parker says, to catch a metric ton (about 2,200 pounds) of sardines or anchovies, it takes about 5 gallons of fuel.
In contrast, to get the same amount of lobster or shrimp, you'd burn an average of 2,100 to 2,600 gallons of fuel.

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