Monday, July 27, 2009
The saga of the Blue Fin Tuna
Over at Pharyngula, Prof. PZ Myers is taking on unrestricted fishing for Bluefin Tuna. I say good for him. Its the (by now) sadly normal tale of nations making intentional decisions to fish for short term profit, instead of long term sustainability, inspite of what the science actually tells us (and inspite of what scientists have actually told their governments. I'd post more, but you get the idea.