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August 2017

NOAA Fisheries Reverses Course, Decides Endangered Listing of Pacific Bluefin Tuna “Not Warranted”

By Resources for the Media, Sea Turtles

In 2016, NOAA Fisheries found that a petition filed by Turtle Island Restoration Network and 13 other conservation organizations presented substantial information that the Pacific Bluefin tuna should be listed under the Endangered Species Act. Following a change in administrations, today NOAA reversed course.

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