Posted by: Bob Payne | May 11, 2011

Overfished bluefin tuna should be endangered: wildlife experts

Canada’s top wildlife advisers say the Atlantic bluefin tuna — which has been known to fetch $1,000 per kilogram on sushi markets — is so overfished it should be listed as an endangered species. But the Department of Fisheries and Oceans is in no hurry to stop the killing of the iconic fish in Maritime waters.

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