Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Bluefin tuna" Tag

Science knows how to sustain big tuna stocks, but some nations “really” don’t care

The world's fishing fleet doubled in size over the 65-years to 2015 but for the amount of effort expended the catch fell more than 80 percent. [...]

October 2, 2019 Big Tuna, FEATURE STORY, overfishing, Science, Slide

U.S. moves to roll back successful bluefin tuna protections

The proposed policy would reopen surface longline fishing in their spawning hotspots during the peak times of April and May. [...]

September 6, 2019 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Atlantic bigeye tuna is approaching collapse

After the iconic Atlantic bluefin tuna, which can go for tens of thousands of dollars per fish, the Atlantic bigeye is the next priciest tuna. [...]

November 21, 2018 Conservation, News, RECENT, Slide

Industry Shouts & Murmurs: Oct. 12 – 18, 2018

Here are some stories from this past week that circuitously addressed fly fishing - from around the net. [...]

October 19, 2018 RECENT, Slide

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