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Montevideo, May 25th 2019 - 23:11 UTC

Tag: Southwest Atlantic

  • Saturday, May 17th 2014 - 06:52 UTC

    Falkland Islands establish record catch of Illex squid: 268.223 tons

    Director of Natural Resources John Barton warned that Illex is under a lot of pressure throughout the SW Atlantic

    Falkland Islands catches of Illex squid surpassed this week the previous record annual catch by 2,022 tons. That record was 266,201 tons in 1999 and Director of Natural Resources John Barton reported midmorning on Thursday that the 2014 catch had just has just overtaken that at 268,223 tons.