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Climate change affecting Cooks’ tuna population

Saturday 31 July 2021 | Written by Alana Musselle | Published in Economy, National, Weather

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Climate change affecting Cooks’ tuna population
Global warming is expected to progressively push tuna populations from the waters of Cook Islands and other Small Island Developing States into the high seas. 16101016

Recent studies say climate change is driving tuna further to the east, threatening the economic security of several small island states including the Cook Islands.

Recent studies say climate change is driving tuna further to the east, threatening the economic security of several small island states including the Cook Islands.


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