Archive for December, 2013

Have Sustainable, Fresh Seafood Delivered from the Florida Keys

Dec 19 2013

Frozen lobster tails

Thanks to the new found ability to have fresh seafood delivered to clients across the country and an increased interest in eating healthy, the American seafood industry has enjoyed steady growth over the last few decades. According to SeafoodSource.com, the industry is now worth over $129 billion. The Florida Keys seafood industry is one of the most important in the country, generating $4.9 billion and sustaining 40,000 jobs every year, as statistics from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration show.

With the increasing amount of fresh seafood delivered to markets and private individuals across all 50 states, environmental activists are calling for the industry to be reined in. The American seafood industry, they claim, is having a negative impact on both American and international

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