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200 tons of illegally caught Atlantic bluefin tuna show how we’re driving these fish to extinction

(AP)—The European Union, Japan and other nations hunting for the eastern Atlantic Bluefin tuna are fearful that Turkey's unilateral decision to exceed catch limits agreed last year is threatening the stock recovery and ...

Regulators Changing Fishing Rules to Protect Endangered Tuna-Globally, Atlantic bluefin tuna are listed as endangered by the International Union for Conservation of Nature. Domestically, the U.S. government considers the species to be overfished. Fishing boats sometimes catch them incidentally while targeting other commercial fish species. The fisheries service said the new rule will modify the way the agency handles the distribution of quota transfers in the longline tuna fishery.......

Swimming with elephants and sharks

An Overview of the Canadian Agriculture and Agri-Food System 2014, a report released today by Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada (AAFC), shows the strength of the agriculture and agri-food sector’s contribution to Canada’s economy. - See more at:

15 beautiful underwater photos

“Although many of Mr Bin Thalith's photos were taken in Indonesia and Malaysia, otthers were taken in the Mediterranean Sea. This image shows the scale of Atlantic Bluefin tuna off Malta. ”

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Cecil The Lion, Zimbabwe's Famous Big Cat, Shot And Killed By Hunter Who Bribed Wildlife Guide