HORSE MACKEREL QUOTA CONTROVERSY
South Africa – The Department of Agriculture, Forestry & Fisheries’ decision to award an 8000 ton experimental horse mackerel permit for the 2016 season, ostensibly to conduct socio-economic research, has created controversy
NEW DG FOR FISHERIES
Cape Town - The newly appointed and confirmed Director General of the South African Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries,
CONSERVATION PLAN FOR WEST COAST ROCK LOBSTER FISHERY
South Africa - West Coast Rock Lobster is now listed as RED on WWF’s Southern African Sustainable Seafood Initiative (WWF-SASSI) list.