Which sea animal captures have grown significally since 1970?

blue whale
Atlantic cod
flounder
American lobster
In 1990s several cod stocks col­lapsed due to over­fish­ing. With the large preda­to­ry fish removed, their prey have had pop­u­la­tion ex­plo­sion­s, and the capture of lobster tripled since 1970.

Answers distribution

blue whale
Atlantic cod
flounder
American lobster
answers
flagFinland
9%
4%
0%
85%
21
flagGreece
18%
18%
0%
62%
16
flagthe Netherlands
7%
23%
11%
57%
63
flagthe United Arab Emirates
28%
7%
7%
57%
28
flagSweden
13%
27%
2%
56%
37
flagSpain
0%
35%
11%
52%
17
flagGermany
6%
37%
7%
47%
145
flagItaly
2%
36%
13%
47%
36
flagSwitzerland
5%
36%
10%
47%
19
flagthe United Kingdom
11%
34%
10%
43%
348
flagIndia
36%
12%
6%
43%
111
flagCanada
12%
35%
9%
41%
31
flagthe United States
17%
27%
14%
40%
329
flagPoland
13%
37%
12%
36%
12455
flagNorway
15%
45%
5%
35%
20
flagFrance
15%
38%
7%
34%
26
flagRepublic of Ireland
15%
37%
15%
29%
64
flagUkraine
31%
21%
21%
26%
19
flagUnknown
15%
43%
15%
25%
739
flagAustralia
30%
34%
13%
21%
23

Gender

men33%
women35%
blue whale
15%
14%
Atlantic cod
37%
38%
flounder
13%
11%
American lobster
33%
35%

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