Last month Bahamian portfolio manager, Humphrey Simmons caught a shark that had eaten a man. The man’s body was found inside after the shark unexpectedly spat out a human foot.
More than 60 pounds of undersized crawfish was seized last Friday on the mail-boat coming into Grand Bahama from Grand Cay.
The Royal Bahamas Defense Force intercepted a Dominican fishing vessel and arrested a crew of 33 men who were accused of illegal fishing.
The predatory lionfish, which has ravaged Bahamian waters has reportedly been spotted off the Alabama coast.
Spokesperson for the Bahamas Commercial Fishers Alliance Adrian La-Roda says several Defence Force officers are helping Honduran and Dominican fisherman poach in Bahamian waters.
Larry Smith makes a good case as to why the exploitation of our marine resources must be carefully weighed so they are not carelessly wasted for short-term gains accruing to a few individuals.
I wish to voice our objection to the granting of a license for this or any other company to harvest and export either of these marine resources.
Andros-based SUNCO Seafood Company plans to explore shark-finning and harvesting of sea urchins, threatening the Bahamas environment, in order to meet the food demands of the growing Chinese population.
Swimmers will be happy to learn a barracuda attack in the middle of the day is unlikely near shore, a new study looking at the habits of the ferocious fish has found.