Pinterest
A new study commissioned by WWF uncovers that between 2000 and 2010, the equivalent of 18,704 tons of live Bluefin tuna were traded via Panama without being reported to the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT) – the international body managing the fishery. - See more at: http://aquaculturedirectory.co.uk/wwf-uncovers-massive-unreported-trade-of-atlantic-bluefin-tuna-through-panama/#sthash.glea8lbS.dpuf

A new study commissioned by WWF uncovers that between 2000 and 2010, the equivalent of 18,704 tons of live Bluefin tuna were traded via Panama without being reported to the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT) – the international body managing the fishery. - See more at: http://aquaculturedirectory.co.uk/wwf-uncovers-massive-unreported-trade-of-atlantic-bluefin-tuna-through-panama/#sthash.glea8lbS.dpuf

Atlantic bluefin tuna are among the most hunted species on the planet and one of the best ways to see the effects of an increasingly industrialized food chain. But for a few short weeks during early summer on Spain’s southern coast, an ancient ritual known as the almadraba still plays out—an intense, intimate, and violent tradition that strives to harvest some of the world's most valuable seafood in a sustainable manner.

Spain’s 3,000-Year-Old Tuna Harvest

Atlantic bluefin tuna are among the most hunted species on the planet and one of the best ways to see the effects of an increasingly industrialized food chain. But for a few short weeks during early summer on Spain’s southern coast, an ancient ritual known as the almadraba still plays out—an intense, intimate, and violent tradition that strives to harvest some of the world's most valuable seafood in a sustainable manner.

wwf.panda.org what_we_do endangered_species tuna atlantic_bluefin_tuna

wwf.panda.org what_we_do endangered_species tuna atlantic_bluefin_tuna

Atlantic bluefin tuna jumping out of water. Atlantic bluefin tuna are the largest and most endangered tuna.

Atlantic bluefin tuna jumping out of water. Atlantic bluefin tuna are the largest and most endangered tuna.

Atlantic bluefin tuna shoal

Atlantic bluefin tuna shoal

Large bluefin tuna on deck - Atlantic bluefin tuna - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Large bluefin tuna on deck - Atlantic bluefin tuna - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Atlantic Bluefin Tuna (Thunnus thynnus) Captive, Gozo, Maltese Islands

Atlantic Bluefin Tuna (Thunnus thynnus) Captive, Gozo, Maltese Islands