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Falklands with “no big concentrations of Illex” this season, which is “worrying”

Tuesday, February 23rd 2016 - 07:07 UTC
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Early indications from scientific surveys are showing “no big concentrations of Illex,” in the Falkland Islands waters or on the high seas, “which is worrying,” said Falkland Islands Government Senior Fisheries Scientist Sasha Arkhipkin as reported by the Penguin News. Read full article

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  • malen

    overfishing, 25 years of contract with ships where its sailors “leave” because they have “morriña”, nobody controls nothing , overfishing of an important resource
    that can also be very contaminated by the oil explorations made in the zone

    Feb 23rd, 2016 - 04:14 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • ChrisR

    @1 malevolent twat

    Yes, TMBOA has a lot to answer for when she removed ALL limits from the argie fleet AND look where that got the argies: hardly any fish!

    Feb 23rd, 2016 - 05:26 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Skip

    Yes I agree with Malen

    Argentina's mismanagement of its waters is having impacts on its neighbours..... after all, wasn't that the policy of the last government?

    Feb 23rd, 2016 - 08:02 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Briton

    Illex

    psssss
    look west, argies have stole the lot
    saying like.

    Feb 23rd, 2016 - 08:21 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • HughJuanCoeurs

    Probably all those darned kleptoparasitic penguins to blame. http://en.mercopress.com/2016/02/26/falklands-gentoo-penguins-practice-kleptoparasitism-shows-study-by-south-african-scientist

    Feb 26th, 2016 - 01:49 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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