Celebrate Life Below Water. Eat Blue

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Patricia Fernandez

Patricia is a bilingual, ocean-loving science communicator. She is a marine scientist by training and has traveled the world working on projects. Sustainable designs, fisheries adaptation, and conservation are her favorite topics to explore. Currently, she enjoys serving on the board of the San Diego Science Writers Association, freelance writing for popular science mediums, and consulting for marine conservation nonprofits. You can also find her surfing at her favorite San Diego breaks.
For centuries, island nations have harnessed and nurtured a close relationship with the ocean. Fishing practices deeply rooted in cultural ties to nature and respect for the nearby waters and food resources have created