Cameras catch massive tuna catch in Cook Islands

Seven longline vessels have transferred 850 tonnes of albacore tuna on to the big Chinese freezer ship that has caught the eye of locals. Picture: COOK ISLANDS NEWS

RAROTONGA, 01 JULY 2019 (COOK ISLANDS NEWS) – Seven longline vessels have transferred 850 tonnes of albacore tuna on to the big Chinese freezer ship that has caught the eye of Cook Islanders. That is equivalent to the weight of 67 double-decker buses. At an average weight of 33kilograms per fish, that’s about 26,000 tuna. […]

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