bluefin bluefin

Definition(s):

  1. (n) flesh of very large tuna
  2. (n) largest tuna; to 1500 pounds; of mostly temperate seas: feed in polar regions but breed in tropics

Usage(s):

  1. As demand for sushi threatens bluefin tuna with extinction, governments adopt quotas and activists threaten a boycott.
  2. With bluefin-tuna stocks plummeting, the European Commission has agreed to a move that will probably list the fish as endangered.
  3. In footage from 2006, fishermen off the Spanish coast net a big catch of bluefin tuna.

News

  1. Bluefin Media Announces Cultural Fluency Strategy via Original Spanish Content

    Today, Bluefin Media’s ( http://www.Bluefinmedia.com ) Director of Spanish Operations, Ana Ayanegui, announced its cultural fluency strategy and business model for all of Bluefin Media’s Spanish sites. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10825309.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Lifestyle Publisher Bluefin Media Announces GossipCenter Network (GCN)

    Bluefin Media’s GossipCenter Network (GCN) is the prime destination for online entertainment news and home to the latest in pop culture. GCN includes GossipCenter.com, Celebrity-Gossip.net, and CelebSpin.com, all providing unique methods of input for its audiences. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10820071.htm
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Bluefin Resort to start cleanup, rebuilding after weekend fire

    Bluefin Bay's Facebook page told fans that the State Fire Marshall's office inspected the site on Sunday. They said the cause of the fire remains unknown.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: KARE 11 Minneapolis-St. Paul

Quotes

  1. Strickland said, "The US government is committed to working with our many international partners to continue to rebuild Atlantic bluefin tuna and ensure sustained conservation and management of the species into the future."
    on Mar 5, 2010 By: Tom Strickland Source: Environment News Service

  2. "This decision marks an important step in the protection of Atlantic bluefin tuna," said Stavros Dimas, the environment commissioner.
    on Sep 9, 2009 By: Stavros Dimas Source: guardian.co.uk

  3. "These measures are essential," said EU Fisheries Commissioner Joe Borg. "The decisive measures agreed by ICCAT represent a realistic chance for the gradual recovery of bluefin tuna."
    on Nov 27, 2006 By: Joe Borg Source: International Herald Tribune

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