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Atlantic Bluefin Tuna Google Earth Tour

Atlantic Bluefin can weigh up to 1,000 pounds (454 kgs), and swim up to 45 mph (72 km/ph). Scientist wondered where these tuna were going and turned to electronic tagging to follow them. They were surprised at what they discovered.

You can experience the daily life of a bluefin tuna in this Google Earth Tour video, or download the Google Earth file.

Learn more about the Atlantic Bluefin Tuna on the Encyclopedia of Life.

This tour was created by Eduardo Garcia-Milagros, in collaboration with Atlantic Public Media, Randy Kochevar and Andre Boustany. Narrated by One Species at a Time host, Ari Daniel Shapiro.