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Real World Learning Objects: Science

Overfishing of Southern Bluefin Tuna

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·         Referenced URLs:

o        Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna (http://www.ccsbt.org/docs/about_s.html)

o        ARKive Images of Life on Earth - Southern Bluefin Tuna (http://www.arkive.org/species/GES/fish/Thunnus_maccoyii/more_info.html)

o        Australian Antarctic Division - What are longline fisheries (http://www.aad.gov.au/default.asp?casid=1052)

o        Australian Antarctic Division - Seabirds affected? (http://www.aad.gov.au/default.asp?casid=1128)

o        FIGIS - Fishing Technique Fact Sheet - Tuna Purse Seining (http://www.fao.org/figis/servlet/fishtech?fid=40)

o        Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna - Annual catch data by flag or gear from 1952 - 2004 (excel format) (http://www.ccsbt.org/docs/pdf/data/Attachment_4_and_5.xls)