Skipjack Tuna in Indonesia

Photo | 2012-10-10

Skipjack tuna caught by pole-and-line, lie on deck, 30th June 2011. The waters between Indonesia and Australia in the north east Indian Ocean are known to be an important spawning ground for yellow fin, big eye, and southern bluefin tuna. Fishing practices like pole and line contribute to the long-term sustainability and evolution of the stock.