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Dolphin-safe tuna: conservation success story or ecological disaster?

biology, Conservation, fisheries, marine science, Natural Science, Science, sharksJuly 26, 2010

I used to feel warm and fuzzy inside when I saw the dolphin-safe logo on my tuna. I felt like a decision I made was helping the environment- like I was making a difference.   The commonly believed narrative about dolphin-safe tuna goes something like this: Lots of dolphins were being killed by tuna fishermen, […]