• GONHS urges lower quote for Bluefin tuna

    GONHS urges lower quote for Bluefin tuna0

    Gibraltar should lower its quota of Bluefin tuna and consider a compulsory ‘tag and release’ policy, the Gibraltar Ornithological and Natural History society said yesterday, as it highlighted the need to protect this endangered, yet much-prized species of fish. The Atlantic Bluefin Tuna is classified as Endangered by the International Union for Conservation of Nature,

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  • Bluefin season opens tomorrow, quota unchanged

    Bluefin season opens tomorrow, quota unchanged0

    The Bluefin tuna season in British Gibraltar territorial waters opens tomorrow, with a maximum quota of 15.5 tonnes set for this year. The season for licensed sports anglers will remain open until the quota is filled or October 14, whichever comes first. The quota, which is set in line with the recommendations of the International

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