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FRONTLINE: The Fish on my Plate

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Catalogue Number:  041880
Producer:  PBS Video
Subject:   Canadian World Studies, Consumer Studies, Documentary, Environmental Studies, Family Studies/Home Economics, Health, Science, Social Studies
Language:  English
Grade Level:  9 - Post Secondary
Country of Origin:  U.S.
Copyright Year:  2017
Running Time:  60
Closed Captions:  Yes
DVD Price:  $79.99





"What fish should I eat that's good for me and good for the planet?" That's the question bestselling author and lifelong fisherman Paul Greenberg (Four Fish; American Catch) sets out to answer in The Fish on My Plate. 

As part of his quest to investigate the health of the ocean - and his own, Greenberg spends a year eating seafood at breakfast, lunch and dinner, eating over 700 fish meals in hopes of improving his health through a dramatic increase in his Omega-3 levels. 

With people worldwide consuming more seafood than ever, Greenberg also explores questions of sustainability and overfishing, traveling to Norway, where modern fish farming was invented; Peru to witness the world's largest wild fishery; Alaska, where 200 million salmon can be caught each year; and Connecticut to visit a sustainable ocean farming pioneer who is trying to transform the fishing industry. 

The Fish on My Plate isn't just the story of one man's journey. It's a must-watch documentary for any consumer who cares about both his or her own health, and the health of the planet. 




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