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Contact: Randy Kochevar
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Stanford University - Hopkins Marine Station

Yellowfin Tuna Probability Map

Caption: This map shows the probability of encountering a yellowfin tuna when fishing with a pelagic longline in the Gulf of Mexico. Probability of encounter is indicated by the colors from high (red) to low (blue). Yellowfin tuna are distributed throughout the Gulf of Mexico.

Credit: Habitat Utilization of the Gulf of Mexico by Bluefin and Yellowfin Tuna, Teo and Block, PLoS ONE, 2010

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