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Major Marine Fishery Locations

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The west coast of major continents supports five of the most productive marine fisheries in the world.

Explain this phenomenon.

A

These fisheries are located near the warmest waters on the planet.

B

These fisheries are near the largest coral reefs in the world.

C

Densely populated cities are located near productive fisheries.

D

Upwellings support the most productive fisheries.

E

Large fisheries are located near the deltas of large rivers.