Tuna resources battle
- THE TROUBLE WITH BLUEFIN. // Los Angeles Magazine;May2013, Vol. 58 Issue 5, p97
The article informs that all three species of bluefin are overfished and they have become endangered.
- Bluefin Tuna Quota Moved Down East Coast. // Salt Water Sportsman;Mar2005, Vol. 66 Issue 3, p62
Presents information on data released at a meeting of the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas regarding the Western Atlantic bluefin tuna stock in 2005.
- Facing extinction. // Ecologist;Oct2003, Vol. 33 Issue 8, p50
Warns the possibility of a bluefin tuna extinction in the Mediterranean Region. Background on bluefin tuna fisheries in Sicily; Regulations governing Mediterranean bluefin tuna fishing; Information on post-harvesting practices. INSETS: Longlines;Purse Seining;'DOLPHIN-FRIENDLY' TUNA...
- Yet another battle -- fishing versus the rest. LEE, DICK // Ausmarine;Jan2010, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p18
The article discusses the threat of shortage of the southern bluefin tuna (SBT) and the reduction of tuna allocations among international fishers as reported by the Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna (CCSBT). It is stated that the CCSBT would reduce quotas for tuna by 20...
- Gold That Swims. // National Geographic;Oct2003, Vol. 204 Issue 4, preceding p1
The northern bluefin tuna Thunnus thynnus may be the most financially valuable wild animal on Earth, as of October 1, 2003. Value of one adult northern bluefin tuna is often over $10,000 and weight of one adult northern bluefin tuna is typically between 250 to 300 pounds. Brokers usually buy...
- Could domestication save the bluefin from extinction? // New Scientist;5/22/2010, Vol. 206 Issue 2761, p7
The article discusses the prospective farming and conservation of Mediterranean bluefin tuna and related successful research on Atlantic bonito reported by scientist Fernando de la GÃ¡ndara and colleagues.
- $20,000 for one fish? Craft, Lucille // International Wildlife;Nov/Dec94, Vol. 24 Issue 6, p18
Reports on the market price of bluefin tuna. Japan as the world's largest consumer of bluefin; Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species' (CITES) restrictions on selling rare animals and plants; Auction process at Tsukiji Central Wholesale Market in Tokyo, Japan.
- Bluefin Secrets. Wright, Peter // MotorBoating;Nov2001, Vol. 188 Issue 5, p24
Reveals that bluefin tuna populations tagged by participants of the Tag a Giant (TAG) program are being killed in the Mediterranean and eastern Atlantic. Findings of the program; Types of tags; Implications to fishery management plans and conservation programs.
- The fall of King Tuna. HOLDEN, SARA; McNEVIN, GREG // New Internationalist;Apr2010, Issue 431, p24
The article reports on a decision on the protection of the Atlantic bluefin tuna which is expected in April of 2010 from the Convention on the Trade in Endangered Species. The convention is expected to decide whether to add the species to its list of endangered species. The impact the decision...