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  • Tuna
  • So the International Seafood Sustainability Foundation (ISSF) came to the IATTC annual meeting last week uncertain that agreement on measures to conserve tropical tuna in Eastern Pacific Ocean fisheries would be possible. (iss-foundation.org)
  • fleets
  • The implication was that many fleets would be forced to stop fishing for approximately five months - a situation that would have significant socioeconomic impact on many fleets fishing in the Eastern Pacific Ocean (EPO), as well as on the canners that depend on their supply. (iss-foundation.org)
  • currents
  • The area where Sherwood and Guilderson see these changes is called the North Pacific Subtropical Gyre, an area of circular ocean currents that is often called the largest contiguous ecosystem on Earth. (scientificamerican.com)
  • In summer the southerly tropical monsoon blows from the North Pacific onto the Asian mainland, causing dense fog when its warm and moist winds blow over the cold currents that prevail over the northern part of the sea at that season. (britannica.com)
  • sink
  • Howler Monkeys will be your morning alarm clock as well as the signal that the day is coming to a close as you watch the crimson red sun sink into the ocean. (vrbo.com)
  • Small-scale fisheries of Peru: a major sink for marine turtles in the Pacific. (iucnredlist.org)
  • current
  • A branch of the Kuroshio (Japan Current), the Tsushima Current , together with its northern branch, the East Korea Warm Current , flows north, bringing warmer and more saline water before flowing into the Pacific through the Tsugaru Strait as the Tsugaru Current, as well as into the Sea of Okhotsk through the La Perouse Strait as the Sōya Current. (britannica.com)
  • coast
  • Korea Strait , passage of the northwest Pacific extending northeast from the East China Sea to the Sea of Japan (East Sea) between the south coast of the Korean peninsula (northwest) and the Japanese islands of Kyushu and Honshu. (britannica.com)
  • South
  • Following the coasts of the Japanese islands, some of the current's waters continue north to flow into the Pacific and the Sea of Okhotsk at Sakhalin Island , while the remainder swirls counterclockwise to flow south along the Asian mainland. (britannica.com)
  • the two together constitute the northern half of the Tonga-Kermadec Arc, a structural feature of the Pacific floor completed to the south by the Kermadec Trench and Ridge. (britannica.com)
  • view
  • Spectacular View of Pacific Ocean, Isla Gaz. (vrbo.com)
  • The second Master bedroom, on the ground floor east wing, is also an en suite and has a breath-taking view of the rain forest and ocean from its solid wood, carved headstone bed, or, from its terrace. (vrbo.com)
  • rain
  • This large unique luxury villa with high wood ceilings and curved archways, provides complete privacy along with stunning unobstructed Pacific Ocean and virgin rain forest views. (vrbo.com)
  • known
  • Typhoon Fengshen, known as Frank in the Philippines, formed in the Pacific Ocean East of the Philippine Islands on 19 June. (nasa.gov)
  • Japan
  • To the east it is also connected with the Inland Sea of Japan by the Kanmon Strait and to the Pacific by the Tsugaru Strait . (britannica.com)