Giant tuna processed in Panacea – 777-pound bluefin caught in Canada and shipped to Mineral Springs

777 lb canadian tune peiA 777-pound Prince Edward Island bluefin tuna ended up in Panacea, but it did not swim there. The Panacea seafood market Mineral Springs by the Bay processed the big beauty last week. Business owner Tim Williams said processing the catch was a career highlight. While Williams is not selling the tuna filets, the value is about $50 per pound. “These fish are so valuable,” Williams said. “We don’t have them in our fishery. They are very highly regulated. They’re protected because their numbers are low. Read the rest here 11:55

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