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Posted Mon Dec 13 2010: from Huffington Post:
South Korean Fishing Boat Sinks Off Antarctica
A South Korean fishing boat sank in the Antarctic Ocean's frigid waters Monday, with 22 sailors feared killed in the open sea where vessels trawl for deep-water fish.... Many fishing vessels ply the remote seas to haul in deep-water fish such as the Patagonian toothfish, also known as Chilean sea bass, to sell to restaurants around the world. With world consumption of seafood increasing, commercial fleets have begun to operate farther offshore to meet demand.
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'Doc Michael says:
And how much "farther offshore" can we go, exactly, and for how long?

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