Fijian Government recognises stressed fisheries resources

Ministry of Fisheries PS Craig Strong. Picture: SUPPLIED

THE Government recognises that Fiji’s fisheries resources — in particular the coastal fisheries — are under severe stress. Permanent secretary for Ministry of Fisheries Craig Strong said during a workshop in Suva, last week, that the situation was a result of a combination of over and illegal fishing, population growth and the effects of climate […]

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