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New tracking methods provide compehensive data on bigeye tuna

UNITED STATES
Friday, August 01, 2014, 23:30 (GMT + 9)

A first-of-its-kind study of bigeye tuna movements in the northwestern Atlantic Ocean found among other things that these fish cover a wide geographical range with pronounced north-south movements from Georges Bank to the Brazilian shelf, and they favour a high-use area off Cape Hatteras southwest of Bermuda for foraging. This NOAA-funded research, which used a new approach to study one of the most important commercial tuna species in the Atlantic, provides the longest available fishery-independent record of bigeye tuna movements to date. Data should help researchers to further characterize habitat use and assess the need for more monitoring in high-catch areas. The study was led by Molly Lutcavage, director of the Large Pelagics Research Centre at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, and published this week in an early online edition of the Canadian Journal of F... FULL STORY

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