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Profile: Capt. Al Anderson made a difference

Capt. Al Anderson was the recipient of many prestigious awards as a charter sportfishing captain, author, conservationist, educator, and philanthropist. [...]

June 12, 2018 RECENT, Slide

News: Gulf bluefin spawning habitat still impacted by BP spill

The resonance of British Petroleum's Deepwater Horizon oil spill will live as a day of infamy like the Exxon Valdez. Both of their effects on wildlife continue to negatively impact the world around us [...]

September 30, 2016 News, RECENT, Slide

News: A new perspective challenges old conservation beliefs

When the wolves were driven away, the elk population exploded. With too many elk around, the plant communities suffered. The altered plant communities changed riparian ecosystems [...]

September 10, 2015 News, RECENT, Slide

News: White House issues ambitious plan to fight illegal fishing

The recommendations are designed to block the import of illegally caught fish and to improve traceability and transparency in the $500 billion global seafood industry. [...]

December 22, 2014 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide, Uncategorized

News: ICCAT ignores science and increases quota for Atlantic bluefin tuna

This year’s ICCAT decisions have been overwhelmingly disappointing. Several species, including bluefin tuna and porbeagle sharks, remain at serious risk from unsustainable fishing. [...]

November 25, 2014 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Take Action: Support the recovery of Pacific bluefin tuna

Now the Pacific Fishery Management Council also has the opportunity to take meaningful action to help promote the recovery of Pacific bluefin. [...]

October 30, 2014 Conservation, FEATURE STORY, Slide, Take Action

News: Overfishing bluefin tuna reaches tipping point

Conservation groups hailed the NOAA rule, which was years in the making, as a big step. "This historic action will help western Atlantic bluefin tuna rebuild to healthy levels [...]

September 5, 2014 News, RECENT, Slide

Wednesday Fish Facts: Thunnus thynnus, bluefin tuna

A smaller western population spawns in the Gulf of Mexico, and a larger eastern population spawns in the Mediterranean Sea. [...]

April 9, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Slide, Wednesday Fish Facts

News: Pacific bluefin tuna population has dropped by 96 percent

One problem is the majority of bluefin fishermen are snagging fish are under a year old, further hindering the species' chance to procreate. [...]

November 19, 2013 Conservation, News, RECENT, Science, Slide

Take Action: Urge NOAA to strengthen longline fishing proposal

Please join us in calling on NOAA Fisheries to implement strong measures that will protect spawning bluefin in the Gulf of Mexico [...]

October 29, 2013 RECENT, Slide, Take Action