February 24, 2017
Watch: The Tiny Fish Behind Peru’s Big Ecosystems and Economies
BY: Melissa Forsyth
What’s the world’s largest commercial fishery? No, it’s not tuna or salmon — it’s the unassuming Peruvian anchovy. In this video, learn how this tiny fish supports hundreds of other species and a giant fishing industry. But a changing climate means that it’s more important than ever to use science to help these amazing little anchovies.