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Atlantic Bluefin Tuna - Set Mint - Set

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Technical details
  • 15.03.2019
  • Guiol
  • 5 Colours Steel-Engraving
  • 40 x 31,77 mm horizontal
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About Atlantic Bluefin Tuna - Set Mint

An emblematic Mediterranean species, the bluefin tune Thunnus thynnes has been fished for over 7,000 years. It has come to symbolise the fragility of marine resources, threatened by uncurbed, unsustainable human activities. Bluefin tuna were heavily overfished in the early 1990s. The introduction of fishing quotas from 2008 has helped to reverse the decline. However, the increase in permitted catches for the perion 2018-2020 raises the risk of over fishing once more.

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