We know better -- we knew better -- yet we ate until there was no more. The "we" being consumers from Japan, and in the 1980s and 90s, it was consumers from Japan and the US and Western Europe, too.
There's tuna out there we can still eat and feel ok in terms of sustainability, but forget about the Bluefin, a mighty finfish that ruled the ocean until we came along. So just in case you were in denial: we've fished the Bluefin to near extinction and it was all about greed. Thank you for playing.
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Previous Eco ocean post on tuna.