Originally Published on Outdoor Canada, July 8, 2015

NOAA report: Good news about global fish populations

Hear how fish stocks—including even the endangered bluefin tuna—are being rebuilt through science and cooperation

Outdoor Canada is pleased to present Blue Fish Radio—podcasts about the future of fish and fishing in Canada. The program is dedicated to sharing first-hand angling knowledge, scientific discoveries and supporting local champions who protect and enhance their waters.

The US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Office of Sustainable Fisheriesmonitors 469 fish populations in and around the United States. In its 2014 stock assessments, there’s some good news, even for the troubled bluefin tuna. Hear how fish stocks are being rebuilt through science and cooperation.

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Blue Fish Radio’s Lawrence Gunther

Blue Fish Radio is produced and hosted by Ottawa-based Lawrence Gunther, North America’s only totally blind professional tournament angler, a popular motivational speaker and a celebrated conservationist. A life-long outdoorsman, Gunther has caught fish from coast to coast in Canada, and used his expertise in navigation technology to develop the world’s first Blind Fishing Boat. For more about Lawrence Gunther, visit his website.

Photo courtesy of Outdoor Canada.