Overfish



[oh-ver-fish] /ˌoʊ vərˈfɪʃ/

verb (used with object)
1.
to (an area) excessively; to exhaust the supply of usable in (certain waters):
Scientists are concerned that fishing boats may overfish our coastal waters.
verb (used without object)
2.
to so as to deplete the supply of in certain waters:
If the trawlers are going to overfish here, we’ll need legislation to restrict their hauls.

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