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Tuna season opens tomorrow

Embargoed to 1900 Thursday July 20 Undated handout photo issued by Monterey Bay Aquarium of a bluefin tuna, as scientists have discovered that giant bluefin tuna possess a unique hydraulic control system that allows them to "fly" through the ocean like fighter jets. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Issue date: Thursday July 20, 2017. Lymphatic fluid pumped through internal channels causes their large sickle-shaped fins subtly to change shape, aiding manoeuvrability at high speed. See PA story SCIENCE Tuna. Photo credit should read: Randy Wilder/Monterey Bay Aquarium/PA Wire NOTE TO EDITORS: This handout photo may only be used in for editorial reporting purposes for the contemporaneous illustration of events, things or the people in the image or facts mentioned in the caption. Reuse of the picture may require further permission from the copyright holder.

The Bluefin tuna season in British Gibraltar territorial waters opens tomorrow, with a total allowable catch of 15.5 tonnes set by the Department of the Environment, Heritage and Climate Change for 2019. The season will remain open until October 14 or until the quota is reached. Anglers require a Class K licence to fish for...

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