A Fort Lauderdale-based cruise ship rescued six boaters off the coast of the Bahamas after their fishing vessel caught fire and sunk Monday evening.
Lionfish are voracious predators and can devour up to 20 fish in thirty minutes, which is bad news for coral reefs. However, lionfish flesh is tasty so to combat their destruction we should eat them.
A recent study has shown that large grouper might be able to limit the invasion of lionfish on Caribbean coral reefs.
Stopping people fishing around Caribbean coral reefs by designating them legally protected marine reserves could help some of them survive the effects of a changing climate by more than 50 years.
Not only did team Zues win the 2011 Bahamas Billfish Championship – they scored a record number of points for any team winning the Series.
Team Double Dog established a new Bahamas record when they boated a blue marlin weighing 1,119 pounds (507 kg).
Yellowfin tuna in the 40 to 80-pound range, Grouper and dolphin are in good numbers off Port Lucaya in the Bahamas.
A field of thirty-six of the world’s top sportfishing teams were on-hand for the first billfish tournament
ever held on Great Guana Cay in the Abacos.
After years of debate over how to handle the traffic congestion and chaotic environment at the Montagu ramp, fish vendors there have agreed to be relocated in accordance with plans for the overall development of the beach and park area.