Yellowfin tuna on deck of the FWS exploratory fishing vessel OREGON.
Yellowfin tuna were discovered in the Gulf of Mexico by FWS in June 1954.
Image ID: fish5364, NOAA's Historic Fisheries Collection
Location: Gulf of Mexico
Photo Date: 1954 June
Photographer: Harvey R. Bullis
Credit: NOAA Central Library Historical Fisheries Collection
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