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Montevideo, June 24th 2018 - 02:57 UTC

Falklands' second Loligo season very promising but by-catch of fur seals forces an exclusion zone

Friday, August 11th 2017 - 07:57 UTC
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The Falkland Islands second Loligo squid season has taken with very good catches, but good catches also means abundance of the cephalopodus, and... of those sea mammals that feed on them. Because of this a temporary exclusion zone around Beauchene Island was put in place on Thursday making this productive area for Loligo squid out of bounds to fishing vessels. Read full article


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  • Brit Bob

    Once upon a time...

    By a ruling of the UN, Argentina will extend its maritime platform (Politica Argentina) ; New map of the maritime platform reaffirms the sovereignty of Malvinas with UN endorsement (ElCronista); Argentina enlarges its territory 35%, with a UN endorsement ...(La Capital).

    Argentina's Continental Shelf Claims and The UN CLCA Commission (1 page):-

    Aug 11th, 2017 - 09:06 am - Link - Report abuse +1
  • Kipper

    England will return the Malvinas within 25 years.

    Aug 15th, 2017 - 02:27 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Pete Bog

    Chubut will be returned to Wales within 25 years.

    Aug 15th, 2017 - 02:15 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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