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UK told to stick to EU fishing ban on bluefin tuna after Brexit despite schools spotted

But a study by British marine biologist Dr Richard Kirby, formerly of Plymouth University, and the University of Lille, found the fish are coming further northward because of the Atlantic Multidecadal Oscillation (AMO), which increases sea temperatures in a 60 – 120 year cycle. He said: “Bluefin tuna have been extensively overfished and the recent changes in distribution are most …

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