Do fish have a lot of protein?

Fish are an excellent source of protein, one of the chief nutrients that people need for a good diet.

What type of fish do fishing industries catch?

The fishing industry catches many kinds of fish. Such fish as anchovies, capelin, herring, mackerel, sardines, salmon, and tuna are caught near the surface of oceans and seas.

What have people fished with in past centuries?

People have fished for thousands of years. Through the centuries, they have used hooks, spears, nets, and traps to capture fish.

What are the places called where people catch fish?

Areas where fish are caught commercially or recreationally are called fisheries.

How are fish processed and marketed?

The quality of fish declines rapidly after they die. Bacteria that can cause spoilage immediately begin to attack the fish, and enzymes start to break down the protein in fish tissues. As a result, a number of processing methods have been developed through the years to prolong the freshness of fish.


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