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Atlantic Bluefin Tuna Google Earth Tour

Last updated about 3 years ago

Atlantic Bluefin can weigh up to 1,000 pounds (454 kgs), and swim up to 45 mph (72 km/ph). Scientist wondered where these tuna were going and turned to electronic tagging to follow them. They were surprised at what they discovered.

You can experience the daily life of a bluefin tuna in this Google Earth Tour video, or download the Google Earth file.


This tour was created by Eduardo Garcia-Milagros, in collaboration with Atlantic Public Media, Randy Kochevar and Andre Boustany. Narrated by One Species at a Time host, Ari Daniel Shapiro.

Narration produced by Atlantic Public Media.