Tag Archive: Forestry and Fisheries

Fishing quotas to be reserved for small scale fishers

┬áThe Small-scale Fisheries Policy, approved by Cabinet last year, will be implemented during this financial year. ┬áThe policy will see the adoption of a developmental approach and rights-based allocation system for small-scale fishers.… Continue reading

Nothing underhand about abalone permits

By Bev Mortimer: There is nothing underhand in the way abalone permits have been issued to Eastern Cape fishermen. So says Lionel Adendorf from the SA government Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries,… Continue reading