Tuna to Greenpeace: Help!

Wend Magazine

More on unsustainable fishing practices and Tuna. From Greenpeace: The Tuna Industry’s Got a Dirty Little Secret. From PlanetSave: Annual Quota of Bluefin Tuna Caught in 1 Week. GreenPeace again: The harsh reality of longline fishing.

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A Bluefin Tuna for $118,000: Going, Going … Gone?

Conservancy Talk

Bluefin tuna is one of the ocean’s most prized fish, an icon of both modern and classic civilizations and a key predator in the ocean’s delicate food chain. In 2013, bluefin tuna represented just one percent of the world’s tuna catch. Bluefin tuna are fast.

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Hong Kong Bans Shark Fin Soup and Bluefin Tuna

Green Prophet

Sharks hauled from the Arabian/Persian Gulf provide fodder for shark fin soup in Hong Kong , and the endangered bluefin tuna is popular there too. “This is a bold and encouraging step taken by the government on the conservation of sharks and bluefin tuna.”

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Sainsbury’s is market leader in Greenpeace tuna league

Green (Living) Review

Sainsbury''s has taken the top spot of Greenpeace''s tuna league table which looks at the sustainability standard of tinned tuna sold in supermarkets. Sainsbury’s ranked number one in 2008 and joint first in 2011 in the tinned tuna league table.

World-renowned Chefs Join Call to Boycott Bluefin Tuna

Green (Living) Review

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 2011: Two of the United States’ leading chefs have joined the Center for Biological Diversity’s campaign to save bluefin tuna, one of the world’s most imperiled fish. We’re happy they’re lending their voice to this urgent campaign to save bluefin tuna,” said Catherine Kilduff, a Center staff attorney. 30 after the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas refused to act to protect the species.

Mercury Levels Rising in Pacific Tuna, Says Study

Eccorazzi

There is new evidence that may deter people from consuming tuna, as a recent study has determined levels of mercury in the oft-eaten fish has risen steadily over the last Read More The post Mercury Levels Rising in Pacific Tuna, Says Study appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Bluefin Tuna Sells in Tokyo for Record $736,000

Eccorazzi

As bluefin tuna populations continue to decline, their price goes up. A massive bluefin has sold in Tokyo for a record $736,000. Read More. Animals Causes News Top News

87 Percent of Snapper Is Mislabeled, Study Says | Mother Jones

Mother Jones

from Tel Aviv /Wikipedia Trust salmon, maybe red snapper, but not tuna. A whopping 87 percent of red snapper and 84 percent of "white" tuna tested was found to be mislabeled, the study found. *. 94 percent of white tuna in the study was mislabeled. Skip to Navigation.

Video Recipe: "Tuna" Salad Using Chickpeas (Garbanzo Beans)

Eco-Vegan Girl

Coming up in the next hour - a bonus video recipe thanks to reader Lindsay who asked me how to make Vegan "Tuna" Salad Using Chickpeas (Garbanzo Beans).

Greenpeace calls on NZ tuna brands to stop destructive fishing

Celsias

Greenpeace is calling on New Zealand brands to follow the lead of overseas canned tuna sellers to stop sourcing fish caught using methods which kill sharks and turtles. “This move by Princes and ASDA increases pressure on the rest of the global tuna industry to improve sustainability.

Mark Twain on Occupy Wall Street

Wend Magazine

Joe’s cartoon archive , twitter ramblings and StumbleUpon page … Related posts: Tuna to Greenpeace: Help! The great American writer and humorist whose two Occupy-supporting quotes are shared in the cartoon, would have turned 176 last week.

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Fate of Bluefin Tuna Dangles in Morocco

Green Prophet

It’s a strange thing – men and women in suits locked behind closed doors, poring over statistics and spreadsheets, jockeying for position and power – all to decide how many bluefin tuna may be legally hauled out of the Atlantic each year. Image of bluefin tuna , Shutterstock.

Boycott Launched to Save Imperiled Bluefin Tuna

Green (Living) Review

Consumers, Chefs, Restaurant Owners Urged To Avoid Buying or Serving Critically Endangered Species Suffering from Overfishing, Oil Spill SAN FRANCISCO: The Center for Biological Diversity today called on consumers, chefs and restaurateurs to boycott bluefin tuna, a staple at some sushi restaurants and one of the most imperiled fish on the planet. Bluefin tuna are teetering on the brink of extinction.

Must It Be “The End Of The Line” For Fish?

Green Prophet

Travel & Nature Bluefin tuna End of the Line Global Ocean marine conservation Middle EastIf we do not arrest the current rate of overfishing, our oceans could be depleted of fish by 2048.

The Day Jude Law had enough of Tuna Sandwiches.

Elephant Journal

Adventure Arts & Culture Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Health & Wellness Inspiring (Wow) Love & Relationships (see below for Sexy) WAYLON: Editor's Picks being in love ego inspire Jude Law learning our own story life-lessons self denial tuna sandwichJust what is it about the stories we can’t stop telling?

Vegan White Bean ‘Tuna’ Salad in Avocados. ~ Molly Patrick {Recipe}

Elephant Journal

Tuna made from white beans! Blog (always click 4 all blogs) Food Health & Wellness WAYLON: Today Only Z ADMIN Food Featured Today avocado beans food nutrition recipes sustainable tuna vegan white beans You know what is sexy? It''s Simple, Sexy, Infinitely sustainable. That’s what’s up and this is where it’s at.

Greenpeace Attempts to get Asthmazon.com, Macrosoot, and iSmog to Quit Coal

Wend Magazine

Joe’s cartoon archive , twitter ramblings and StumbleUpon page … Related posts: Tuna to Greenpeace: Help! 3 cartoons for the price of none! Scroll down for all 3 cartoons: Take Action!

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Roadkill on the Ocean Highway: Can Experimental Fishing Reduce Sea Turtle Bycatch in the Pacific?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Large tuna purse seine fishing boats in Pohnpeian waters. Many years ago, one of my graduate professors lectured us on the longer-term threats posed by longline and gillnet fishing, like tuna, shrimp and other deep sea fisheries, through the incidental capture of sea turtles in fishing gear.

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Tomato sushi is coming to NYC, and it’s better than tuna

Eccorazzi

In Habitat reports that NYC’s Fresh&Co health food chain is serving up vegan tuna made from tomatoes. Are you still wondering what tomato tuna is? Corwell created this vegan treat in an effort to produce sustainable tuna alternatives, to combat the magnitude of tuna being fished.

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All Sainsbury's tuna to move to 100% pole and line caught

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Sainsbury's has announced on January 7, 2011, more or less in response to the criticisms of retailers as to using unsustainable sources for fish, that all tuna used as an ingredient in its food will be caught using the pole and line method by the end of this month.

Can Big Data Save the World’s Fisheries?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Adding insult to injury, only a small percentage of revenues from big commercial fisheries like tuna, worth an estimated $7 billion for western and central Pacific stocks, end up in Pacific Island coffers. Purse-seine fishing boats pursue tuna. Photo: © Nick Hall. By Lotus Vermeer.

The Future of Sushi is Vegan

Eccorazzi

Tomato Sushi is turning tomatoes into tuna (kind of) and creating more sustainable, vegan Read More The post The Future of Sushi is Vegan appeared first on Ecorazzi. If it looks like fish and tastes like fish, it must be fish, right? Not necessarily.

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Duped: How I Ended Up at a Restaurant that Serves Bluefin Tuna

Celsias

Even as a vegetarian I will always avoid restaurants that serve endangered species like Bluefin Tuna (usually called Toro). I have an addiction to veggie tempura. It’s shameful. I don’t like to fry things at home because of grease splatter so I’m relegated to hunting down the appetizer at the most sustainable sushi joints I can find. Is there such a thing as sustainable sushi?

International Fisheries Management Commission Agrees to Strategy to Amend Measures to End Pacific Bigeye Tuna Overfishing

Green (Living) Review

The Commission made headway, but no consensus on the key issues related to overfishing of Pacific bigeye tuna and capping purse-seine fishing capacity in the Western and Central Pacific Ocean. Decisions on these and other major items are as follows: Bigeye Tuna Overfishing.

Sushi Lovers Might Not Have to Give up Bluefin Tuna After All

Green Prophet

It’s hard to convince a sushi lover that the Atlantic Bluefin Tuna doesn’t exist for them alone. The Atlantic Bluefin Tuna plies the Mediterranean Sea, stopping in Israel when the water is the right temperature for spawning eggs.

First Signs of Increase in Bluefin Tuna

Celsias

This is necessary to enable the bluefin tuna stock to achieve full recovery to sustainable levels in the

National Geographic's New TV Show "Wicked Tuna " Trivialises Plight of Disappearing Bluefin Tuna

Celsias

A new National Geographic Channel show, Wicked Tuna , focuses on a group of fishermen trying to catch one of ocean’s most majestic and imperiled fish, the bluefin tuna.

FIRST GLOBAL PARTNERSHIP OF SCIENTISTS, ENVIRONMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS, AND SEAFOOD COMPANIES LAUNCHED TO PROMOTE TUNA SUSTAINABILITY

Green (Living) Review

New Entity Announces Initial Actions MCLEAN, VA, March 16, 2009 : Eminent marine scientists, major figures in the non-profit environmental community and leaders of the seafood industry have joined forces to establish the International Seafood Sustainability Foundation (ISSF), a non-profit organization developed to respond to the growing threats to global tuna populations. 1, 2009, unless the Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission enacts science-based conservation measures before then.

NOAA Lists Bluefin Tuna As Species Of Concern

Eco Friendly Daily

In recent years there has been considerable attention given to the bluefin tuna controversy. Bluefin tuna are separated into two separate stocks, one in the western Atlantic and one in the eastern Atlantic.

Efforts To Protect Atlantic Bluefin Tuna Fails Once Again

Eco Friendly Daily

Environmental groups were hoping for protection for at least the Atlantic bluefin tuna and six separate species of sharks. Atlantic bluefin tuna are also being overfished to near extinction, both by legal and illegal fishermen.

Vegan Tuna Ceviche: Whole Foods, Venice

Eco-Vegan Girl

Last night, Julio at Whole Foods Venice convinced me to try their new Vegan Tuna Ceviche. Whole Foods did it right - it is packed with flavor and has a texture almost too similar to tuna. I took it home and decided to give it a try for lunch today.

WWF Calls for Substantial Conservation Measures for Tuna and Sharks in the Eastern Pacific Ocean

Celsias

“The viability of the Eastern Pacific tuna

Greenpeace Asks Pacific Tuna Fisheries Meeting to Deliver Sustainable Tuna for the World

Celsias

A report showing there is an increasing global demand for responsibly sourced tuna was released by Greenpeace yesterday at the start of an international meeting in Guam to decide on the future of Pacific tuna. Greenpeace is demanding that the Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC) listen to consumer and industry demand for sustainable tuna and end all fishing in the Pacific Commons.

Researchers Find Radiation From Fukushima in California Bluefin Tuna

Celsias

Scientists were surprised at the end of May to find radioactive material in Pacific bluefin tuna that migrated to California waters from Japan following last year’s Fukushima nuclear disaster.

Live Blog: School Children Pledge To Save UAE Fish

Green Prophet

I pledge to campaign to save the bluefin tuna before it becomes extinct. Travel & Nature Bluefin tuna EWS-WWF overfishing The End of the Line wildlife conservationStudents and parents gather at the American Community School in Abu Dhabi to watch The End of the Line.

No more shark fin at Hong Kong resort chain

Green Traveler Guides

The Hong Kong-based hotelier also pledged to stop serving endangered bluefin tuna and Chilean sea bass. Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts’ new sustainable seafood policy bans shark fin from the menu in all its restaurants and banquets. No more shark fin at Hong Kong resort chain is a post from: Green Traveler Guides. China Hong Kong Hotels News Resorts Green Travel News Reuters Shangri-La

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Moroccan fish trawlers pumping and dumping tons of dead fish into Sea [graphic video]

Green Prophet

Unsustainable commercial fishing for species like Bluefin tuna in the Atlantic Ocean and Mediterranean seriously affect the fate of species like the Bluefin tuna. Read more about unsustainable fishing issues in the Middle East: Fate of Bluefin Tuna Dangles in Morocco.

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WWF Uncovers Massive Unreported Trade of Atlantic Bluefin Tuna Through Panama

Celsias

A new study commissioned by WWF uncovers that between 2000 and 2010, the equivalent of 18,704 tonnes of live bluefin tuna were traded via Panama without being reported to the International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas ( ICCAT) - the international body managing the fishery.

Environmental Appreciation- 15 Interesting Facts about Seahorses

Hug a Tree with Me

Penguins, crabs, tuna and man are seahorses biggest predators. Found shying in-between the coral reefs and sea-grass of shallow tropical waters, seahorses are the mystical creatures of the sea that bare the uncanny resemblance to horses that walk on land.

Green Lunches for Schools

Green Home Blog

If a typical Wednesday hot lunch revolves around a Tuna Surprise that almost everyone hates, remove the offending menu item or add another like macaroni and cheese, which almost everyone loves.

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