Rare 179-Pound Bigeye Tuna Landed by Experienced Woman Angler in Venice, La.

Rare Big Eye Tuna Catch
Photo Credit: Paradise Outfitters


London Rosiere started the autumn fishing season off in a big way when on Sept. 24 she hooked, fought, and boated a massive 179-pound bigeye tuna while fishing offshore of Venice, La., according to Louisiana Sportsman.

“They are so rare,” she said to Louisiana Sportsman. “They are fatter. They have shorter fins. The bigger eye and they just look different (than yellowfins)...”

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