Bluefin Tuna Probability Map (image) Stanford University - Hopkins Marine Station Share Print E-Mail Caption This map shows the probability of encountering a bluefin 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). Bluefin tuna are located along the slope waters in the western and eastern Gulf of Mexico. Credit Habitat Utilization of the Gulf of Mexico by Bluefin and Yellowfin Tuna, Teo and Block, PLoS ONE, 2010 Usage Restrictions For this story only; please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you want to use it for something else Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.