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New dolphin protection zone in Bay of Gibraltar dduring tuna season

  • The practice of 'popping' for tuna, which can seriously injure dolphins, is not permitted in waters to the north of Rosia Bay

A dolphin protection zone has been set up in part of the Bay of Gibraltar and the practice of 'popping' for tuna, which can seriously injure dolphins is not permitted in waters approximately to the north of Rosia Bay.

The bluefin tuna season continues until 14 October or until the Total Allowable Catch is reached.