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Oregon Albacore Tuna Education

Educational Downloads

About Oregon Albacore Tuna Fisheries

Meet the Fishermen

How Sea Fare Pacific Factory processes tuna pouches

Take Home Dinner Bags

As part of the grant we gave each 5th grade student a reusable grocery bag with all of the ingredients to make tuna pasta salad for their families.

Tuna Pasta Salad Recipe PDF download in English and Spanish
  • 2 cans Oregon Albacore Tuna
  • 1 bag or box of spiral pasta – tri-color rotini
  • 1⁄4 cup diced red onion
  • 1 Bell pepper – dice half of the pepper
  • 1 can black beans (drained and rinsed)
  • 1 cup grated carrots
  • Italian dressing
  • Salt and Pepper to taste

Boil pasta until tender. Drain and rinse. Put in serving bowl and let cool while preparing the remaining ingredients. Open the two cans of tuna and pour the tuna and juice in a small bowl and mix with a fork. Add tuna, red onions, bell pepper, black beans, and carrots to the bowl with the pasta. Mix. Pour dressing over the salad until all ingredients are moist. Add salt and pepper to taste.

Additional Resources


National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Fisheries – Albacore Tuna information

Oregon Albacore Commission

Industry-funded state commodity commission representing Oregon commercial albacore tuna fishermen and buyers. The website has more information about the Commission, buying and preparing albacore tuna (recipes), industry information, and more.

Oregon Sea Grant

Oregon Sea Grant serves the state, region and nation through an integrated program of research, outreach, and education that helps people understand, rationally use and conserve marine and coastal resources

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