The Tuna Herders

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Have you ever heard of sea lions teaming up to catch fish?

Well, neither had anyone else – not until fishermen in the Galápagos Isles began reporting that they’d seen sea lions co-operatively chasing and herding yellowfin tuna into shallow coves. Photographer Tui De Roy’s photographs – the first ever taken of this ingenious hunting strategy – document this recently-discovered behaviour in detail. Dive in to find out how these remarkable sea lions have become fish herders!

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