How'd they catch it? Is it high in mercury? Is the way we catch albacore tuna and the way we eat it safe? Can it be damaging not only to the environment but to the people as well?
Albacore tuna is not as healthy as people think it is due to its high levels of mercury. It contains a low level of fat but it can also be bad in large amounts.
What's link between the ocean's health and our health? Marine biologist Stephen Palumbi shows how toxins at the bottom of the ocean food chain end up in our seafood plates
Mercury can be highly toxic to humans, here are top 5 varieties of fish with high mercury content. The albacore tuna is one of the fish with the highest mercury content.
You may have heard media reports about concerns regarding fish contaminated by the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant meltdown migrating north, Is it possible for contamination of the rest of the population.
The long-term agreement would aid fish stocks that have fallen to just 2.6 percent of their historic size. The news comes at a time when Atlantic bluefin populations are also rebounding.