Is tuna critically endangered? Extinction risk of a large and overexploited population

@article{Matsuda2006IsTC,
  title={Is tuna critically endangered? Extinction risk of a large and overexploited population},
  author={Hiroyuki Matsuda and Tetsukazu Yahara and Yuji Uozumi},
  journal={Ecological Research},
  year={2006},
  volume={12},
  pages={345-356}
}
In 1994, (the World Conservation Union (IUCN) made new quantitative criteria for Red List Categories. Among these, criterion A is based on the reduction rate of population size and is not linked to absolute population size. This is because for most unexploited threatened species absolute population size is completely uncertain. Criterion E is directly concerned with the extinction probability within a specified period. Criterion A is applied to marine fish species, including tuna, which are… CONTINUE READING

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