tuna fishing

Tuna Under Threat in SE Asia Ecosystem

October 23, 2008 / No Comments

Some key tuna species, are under threat from overfishing in SE Asia's diverse Coral Triange region. The World Wildlife Fund is calling for a drastic rethink to stave off collapse. Indeed, we'd better save the coral, feeding the people be dam ....! The bluefin and bigeye tuna are overfished says the WWF. The Coral Triangle is bounded by Indonesia, Malaysia, the ...

Oversized fishing boats threaten tunas in the Mediterranean

March 13, 2008 / No Comments

Tuna is a very expensive fish for sushi restaurants and the staggering price it sells for is the main reason why more and more boats are fishing in the Mediterranean. Environmental group WWF published their report yesterday and noticed that the legal international agreement quotas regarding the number of fishing boats is higher by 35%. This is why the ...