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New Fishazam App Helps Prevent Poaching

Fishazam Offers a Clever Solution for Misrepresented Seafood

by Debbie Kay

If you’ve ever used the Shazam app, you understand how great it is being able to use your phone to discover the name of a new song, or one of those songs you never knew the name of.  The algorithm that makes Shazam work is now being repurposed, however, and could help prevent overfishing and poaching.  This new app, Fishazam, could help regulators enforce easily circumvented rules, bringing benefits to fish and fishermen everywhere. Continue reading New Fishazam App Helps Prevent Poaching