Scientifically-supported economic incentive approaches for the long term sustainability of Atlantic Bluefin Tuna fisheries.

  • Atlantic Bluefin Tuna is an important fishery in the Mediterranean Sea;
  • The effectiveness of the current management of Atlantic Tuna is questioned;
  • The stock status, economic benefits, and the amount of jobs generated by the bluefin tuna fishery can be increased markedly with improved management;
  • Solution: implement economic incentive management approaches that are back strongly by science. (Full publication)

Author(s): Dr U. Rashid Sumaila