‘Set Size’ campaign to roll out soon

‘Set Size’ campaign to roll out soon

Fiji Times – 9th May, 2019

ALONG with its partners, the Ministry of Fisheries will soon commence an awareness campaign around inshore fish and crab species size limits in Fiji.

Fisheries Minister Semi Koroilavesau said the campaign would be referred to as the “Set Size” campaign. Mr Koroilavesau said the “Set Size” campaign would focus on developing a system of sustainable minimum size limits for inshore fish in Fiji.

“The ministry recognises the importance of ensuring that people comply with the current fisheries rules and regulations to address and minimise any unsustainable harvesting practices,” he said.

“A recent recruitment of additional dedicated frontline inshore fisheries compliance officers has now been completed and these officers will be commencing duties on Monday, May 6. Read more…