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Department of Fisheries, Sea Shepherd targets illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing activities

Compliance officers from the Department of Fisheries and Marine Resources and Sea Shepherd, through Sea Shepherd’s vessel, Ocean Warrior, have successfully jointly carried out surveillance activities in Namibia’s Exclusive Economic Zone ( EEl) from April 26 to June 15. The main objective of the joint patrols was to combat illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing […]

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The fisherman used damaging fishing activities in a protected area off Burton Bradstock

A man has been landed with a bill over £ 5,000 for damaging fishing activities in a marine protected area off the west coast of Dorset. In a case heard by Weymouth Magistrates’ Court, the vessel Cristal Waters FY34 was found to have used scallop dredges in the Lyme Bay Marine Protected Area, contrary to […]

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Ghanaians clash with Chinese in illegal fishing activities

A report by a natural resources economist revealed that the 76 fishing carts operating in Ghana, which are said to be owned entirely by Ghanaians, have only one Ghanaian company operating in the industry. Professor Wisdom Akpalu said the situation has been the same over the years and no attempt by the authorities has been […]

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Disturbing illegal fishing activities in Nigerian waters – FG

Lokpobiri decried that “all the illegal activities going on, where people just come into our waters and after fishing they tranship to another vessel…” Okwe Obi, Abuja The federal government has expressed its dissatisfaction with illegal fishing activities carried out, mainly by foreigners, especially without liability. The Minister of State for Agriculture and Rural Development, […]

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The Fiji Times »PSMA Enforcement Will Discourage Unregulated Fishing Activities: Vosawale

A new Australian government funded aerial surveillance program will be used by the Pacific Islands Forum Fisheries Agency (FFA) to tackle and monitor illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing in the safety of members and the area maritime. Image: FT FILE The Navy of the Republic of Fiji (RFN) believes that the application of the Port […]

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Fishing activities endangering oil and gas deposits – Report

The activities of fishermen around the country’s oil and gas exploitation areas in the western region have been identified as the main risk factor threatening the industry. These are the conclusions of a research by the Center for Research and Training on Environment and Health and funded by the partners TEN and Jubilee with the […]

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Vietnam takes action to tackle illegal fishing activities

While the European Commission has called on Vietnam to take appropriate action against illegal fishing, the country is taking steps to implement a national action plan to combat illegal fishing activities The country is implementing measures to stop illegal fishing activities and export fishery products to the international market. (Image source: Maria and Fernando Cabra […]

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Free Fishing Activities at Peter Depena Reserve for Gone Fishing Day | County Chief of St George and Sutherland

breaking news, Gone Fishing Day, Niall Blair, Peter Depena Reserve Dolls Point Free fishing activities will be conducted at the Peter Depena Reserve, Dolls Point, today (Sunday) as part of Australia’s first National Gone Fishing Day. Officers from the New South Wales Department of Primary Industries (DPI) will organize activities from 10 a.m. to 3 […]

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Kayaking and Fishing Activities at Riverbend Park

Photo credit: Fairfax County Government The Fairfax County Government invites the public to join pleasure on nautical activities To Riverbend Park this july. Starting Friday, July 10, sunset kayaking tours and family fishing trips will be offered in the evening. Both trips will take participants through the beautiful scenery of Riverbend Park, showcasing the picturesque […]

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All fishing activities must comply with the regulations in force – Ministry

The Ministry of Sustainable Development, Environment and Climate Change said all fishing activities must comply with existing regulations under Chapter 425 of national law. The ministry released a statement after divers reported seeing huge trammel nets underwater in Dwejra. The ministry was responding to a story posted on this portal in which environmentalist Alan Deidun […]