PRESS RELEASE - Bluefin Tuna Season Closed

Bluefin Tuna Season Closed


The Department of the Environment would like to inform anglers that the Bluefin Tuna Season is now closed as from 14th August 2021 at 21:00hrs.
The fishing of Atlantic Bluefin Tuna (Thunnus thynnus) after this date is prohibited.  

The Department’s Environmental Protection and Research Unit, along with other authorities, will be monitoring activity at sea and marinas during this time.