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Icelandic Fishing Industry Suffers from a Split Personality

Its fisheries quota is an international model, but the country continues to engage in commercial whaling

When the banking system and real estate market in Iceland melted down in 2008, the tiny Nordic country was able to fall back on the natural resource that has sustained its people and its economy for centuries: fishing. Photo by Flickr user…
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by: Jim W. Harper – December 6, 2012


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