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Predators as Prey - Help Save Tuna and Sharks ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, sharks, tuna, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 3068 days ago -
As the oceans' top predators, sharks and bluefin tuna are integral to maintaining healthy ocean ecosystems, keeping other populations in balance
Investigation Sinks Claims Bluefin Tuna Fishing Is Under Control
Animals  (tags: wildlife, wildanimals, black market, overfishing, tuna, endangered, animalwelfare, animals, environment, humans, protection )

- 3083 days ago -
Results of an independent investigation launched this weekend have revealed a complex international black market in East Atlantic bluefin tuna worth an estimated $4 billion.
Taking Action, and Taking Blows, for Bluefin
Animals  (tags: conservation, animals, endangered, environment, extinction, protection, wildlife, bluefin tuna, Blue fin tuna, tuna, tuna, mediterranean, mediterranian sea, take action, TAKE ACTION: SIGN PETITION )

- 3238 days ago -
Greenpeace took action in the Mediterranean today, to stop some French purse seiners catching bluefin. And it's fair to say, things kicked off a bit fast.
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, fish, CITES, tuna, environment, protection )

- 3255 days ago -
CITES agreement calls for allowing bluefin stocks time to recover
BIODIVERSITY: Prized Bluefin Tuna Adrift in a Sea of Conflicting Interests
Animals  (tags: animals, animalwelfare, overfishing, tuna, biodiversity, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3263 days ago -
Mounting international criticism against Japan's Atlantic bluefin tuna imports linked closely to the extinction of the species has turned the spotlight, once again, on the lack of a viable means of protecting most of the world's fast- depleting natural re
Deal Could Be Struck to Protect Bluefin Tuna and African Elephant
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, protection, elephants, tuna, environment, habitat, wildanimals, wildlife )

- 3330 days ago -
Two of the world's most iconic endangered species, the bluefin tuna and African elephant, could be protected under a backroom deal being negotiated between Europe and Africa.
Conservation Body Favors Bluefin Tuna Export Ban
Animals  (tags: conservation, tuna, export ban )

- 3359 days ago -
The group that oversees the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species, or CITES, says the ban on bluefin tuna trade is scientifically justified.
'Hypocritical' EU Gives EUR34.5m to Fleets Fishing Tuna to Extinction
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, tuna, fishing, extinction, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3419 days ago -
The European Union has given out tens of millions of euros to subsidise the Mediterranean tuna fishing fleets despite warnings from scientists that overfishing is pushing the species close to extinction. Between 2000 and 2008 a total of EUR34.5 million
Tuna Commission - A Turkey Voting for Christmas?
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, conservation, tuna, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3439 days ago -
The Atlantic tuna commission launched several inadequate or delayed actions to ensure the recovery of the eastern Atlantic bluefin tuna, global conservation organization WWF has warned. Saving the tuna will now depend largely on an international
New Study Reveals First Ever Method to Genetically Identify All Eight Tuna Species
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, tuna, study, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 3454 days ago -
A new study has, for the first time revealed, a method to accurately distinguish between all eight tuna species from any kind of processed tissue using genetic sequencing.
Charlie the Tuna Faces Extinction
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, tuna, overfishing, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3517 days ago -
According to Greenpeace and the Environment and Animal Society of Taiwan (EAST), Pacific tuna could face extinction by 2048, due to overfishing, pirate fishing and exploitation.
New Measures Not Enough for Central Pacific Tuna
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, tuna, protection, wildlife )

- 3520 days ago -
Tuna conservation and management measures for the western and central Pacific approved just last December are "highly unlikely" to restore bigeye and yellowfin tuna fishing to sustainable levels, according to a recently completed assessment.
Six Meetings - No Decisions. Classic Committee Meetings as Tuna Stocks Are Decimated
Animals  (tags: animals, tuna, fishing, AnimalWelfare, environment, killing, protection, extinction, wildlife )

- 3593 days ago -
The Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission (IATTC) is the intergovernmental management authority comprised of 16 member countries with the mandate to regulate fishing fleets to avoid overexploitation of tuna in the Eastern Tropical Pacific Ocean.
Could Tuna Disappear From the Sea?
Animals  (tags: animals, tuna, fish, disappearing, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, habitat, wildlife )

- 3596 days ago -
There are warnings that tuna could start to disappear from the sea as early as 2012.
Pirate Vessels Looting Mediterranean Tuna
Animals  (tags: pirate vessels, tuna, illegal fishing, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection )

- 3991 days ago -
At the beginning of the fishing season, WWF sources have identified two pirate purse seine vessels operating in Mediterranean waters. The unregistered vessels, originally flagged as Bolivian, docked in Malta where they reflagged as Libyan

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