Defending our Mediterranean

Photo | 21 May, 2007

November 2006, The crew of the Rainbow Warrior on the "Defending our Mediterranean" tour - in Dubrovnik, Croatia, where the ICCAT (International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas) was held. Greenpeace highlighted the problem of tuna farming as well as demanding that ICCAT cut the total allowable catch for bluefin tuna in half, prohibit industrial fishing for bluefin tuna during its breeding and spawning seasons, create a new minimum landing size and the close key breeding areas of the Mediterranean.