Weekly Press Review – 25 January 2013

The press was informed of a small omission in a letter to local fishermen that resulted in the Betty's Bay Marine Reserve being plundered for its lobster stocks. The area was demarcated by government as a protected area to allow depleted fish stock to recover. The Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) provided local … Continue reading Weekly Press Review – 25 January 2013

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Weekly Press Review – 18 January 2013

The Green Party of SA is in the news this week with its continued attempts to suspend all commercial fishing of West Coast rock lobster. Leader, Judith Sole, lodged a court application in the Western Cape High Court this week to suspend all commercial fishing of West Coast rock lobster as, according to Sole, rock … Continue reading Weekly Press Review – 18 January 2013

Weekly Press Review – 11 January 2013

The big news in the press this week is the latest expedition of the SA Agulhas. The vessel left from Cape Town earlier this week in an attempt to conduct the first ever journey across the icy Antarctic in winter. To add to the prestige of the mission is the fact that world renowned explorer, … Continue reading Weekly Press Review – 11 January 2013