Trouble at sea

New Zealand Navy personnel with Fijian Fisheries and Fiji Revenue and Customs Service (FRCS) enforcement officers on a zodiac in Yasawa yesterday. Picture: SHAYAL DEVI

SIX commercial fishing vessels engaged in alleged illegal fishing in Qelelevu lagoon north of Vanua Levu were recently identified through combined maritime surveillance patrols by New Zealand and Fiji agencies. According to director of fisheries Aisake Batibasaga, Fijian fisheries officers joined their counterparts from New Zealand in conducting the combined maritime patrols. He said personnel […]

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