Villagers claim river diversion ravaged food source

Aporosa Kaunisela points to the dried up Nasoni river in Nasau, Koro Island. Picture: SUPPLIED

FOR decades, villagers of Nasau on Koro Island depended on the Nasoni river for food. The river, which used to be abundant with freshwater eels, fish and prawns, was allegedly polluted after works were carried out to construct an Irish crossing. Koro Ecosystem-Based Management co-ordinator Aporosa Kaunisela claimed there was no consultation done with villagers […]

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