Soaked in blue and salt

Overfishing is having a devastating impact on marine ecosystems and a number of species is disappearing at an alarming rate. The scarcity of fish has been seriously affecting the lives of those who depend on the ocean. Despite of the difficulties, in the city of Peniche in Portugal a large percentage of the population still remains dedicated to activities related to fishing. In this historical epicentre of Portuguese fishing tradition, the harbour is the stage of a variety of work and leisure activities.

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