Maps and Graphs

FISH—ALMOST OUT OF STOCK?

  • Subventions and Catches—What’s Left Over (Download PDF / PNG)
  • Who Catches the Fish—and Who Eats Them? (Download PDF / PNG)
  • Fewer Fish Than Ever Before (Download PDF / PNG)

ARE FISH FARMS THE FUTURE?

  • Another Way—Aquaculture as a Closed Nutrition Cycle (Download PDF / PNG)
  • Global View of the Largest Aquaculture Producers (2014)―Fish and Seafood (Download PDF / PNG)
  • Increasing Quantity of Farmed Fish (Download PDF / PNG)

FERTILIZER FOR THE DEAD ZONES

  • Running Out of Oxygen (Download PDF / PNG)
  • Causes of the Dead Zone in the Gulf of Mexico—Pig Farming and Intensive Agriculture (Download PDF / PNG)
  • How Oxygen mininum Zones Form in the Ocean (Download PDF / PNG)

TRASH IN THE SURF, POISON IN THE SEA

  • Infographic (Download PDF / PNG)

THE MICROPLASTIC PROBLEM

  • Where Does All the Plastic Waste Wind Up? (Download PDF / PNG)
  • Where Does the Plastic Waste Come from? The Top 20 Countries with the Worst Plastic Waste Management (Download PDF / PNG)
  • How Does All That Plastic Get into the Ocean? (Download PDF / PNG)

THE DANGER OF DECLINING DIVERSITY

  • The Blue Mussel and Its Neighbors in the Continually Submerged Area of the Wadden Sea (Download PDF / PNG)
  • Primary Trade Routes: Shipping and Invasive Species (Download PDF / PNG)
  • Marine World Heritage Sites—Biodiversity Worth Preserving (Download PDF / PNG)

HOW THE OCEAN SLOWS CLIMATE CHANGE

  • Where Does the Warmth Go? (Download PDF / PNG)
  • The Global Conveyor Belt—How the Ocean Stores CO₂ (Download PDF / PNG)
  • Where Does the CO₂ Go? (Download PDF / PNG)

WARMING WATERS AND RISING RISKS

  • Global Variations—The Rising Sea Level and Surface Warming (Download PDF / PNG)

LIFE IN THE DANGER ZONE

  • Endangered River Deltas (Download PDF / PNG)
  • Megacities: Dangerous Developments (Download PDF / PNG)
  • Increased Flooding on the East Coast of the US (Download PDF / PNG)
  • Emerging Giant—A Tsunami Races across the Ocean (Download PDF / PNG)

A CORROSIVE FUTURE

  • pH Scale: What is Acidic, What is Alkaline? (Download PDF / PNG)
  • The Manmade Ocean Crisis—Modeling Predictions (Download PDF / PNG)
  • Acidification: Some Species Adapt—Others Don’t (Download PDF / PNG)

EXPLOITATION AND PROTECTED AREAS

  • Declining Populations* (Percentage Change) (Download PDF / PNG)
  • Living Memory—Old Fishermen Tell Their Tales (Download PDF / PNG)
  • Marine Protected Areas—Space to Recover (Download PDF / PNG)
  • Expansion of the Hunt (Download PDF / PNG)

WHO OWNS THE OCEAN?

  • How the Lawyers Think—Maritime Zones and the International Law of the Sea (Download PDF / PNG)
  • The International Community Is Losing Ground—As Individual Countries Gain It (Download PDF / PNG)

GLOBAL HUNGER FOR NATURAL RESOURCES

  • 300 Years—Technological Development and Metal Consumption (Download PDF / PNG)
  • Metal Reserves Land/Sea in Millions of Metric Tons (Download PDF / PNG)
  • Treasures Beneath the Waves—X Marks the Spot! (Download PDF / PNG)

WHERE DOES THE FUTURE LIE?

  • Infographic (Download PDF / PNG)

DESTINATION: OCEAN

  • One-Third of the World’s Tourists Travel to the Mediterranean (Download PDF / PNG)
  • The Maritime Tourism Boom (Download PDF / PNG)
  • More and More People Vacation on Ships (Download PDF / PNG)

WORLD TRADE AND PRICE WARS

  • Heavy Fuel Oil—More Emission Control Areas Are Needed (Download PDF / PNG)
  • The International Shipping Fleet—The Price of Globalization (Download PDF / PNG)

LIVING WITH THE OCEAN

  • Infographic (Download PDF / PNG)

TOWARDS A NEW GOVERNANCE OF THE OCEAN

  • International Governance Structures for the Ocean—Multi-sectoral Approach and a Plethora of Organizations (Download PDF / PNG)