Link to excelent piece by Mar Sem Fim about Prainha. Only available in Portuguese. Resex Prainha do Canto Verde.
Today is the start of the lobster season but once again there is little to celebrate. As anyone who has followed even a little of this blog will know, representatives […]
On Friday the 7th of November 2014, it was announced in Washington D.C. by the director of the North American NGO RARE, that the Resex Prainha do Canto Verde, has […]
The lobster season 2014 started on the 1st of June and catches have been massively disappointing, though perhaps not surprisingly so. The figures for the sail trap fishery (sail boats […]
As a follow up to my post of a few weeks back “Lobsters Please walk this way” below is the link to a news item shown on Brazilian television concerning […]
The lobster season began at the start of the month and for the first time in a long time, the men fishing within the waters of the reserve are reporting […]
Last Sunday there was a meeting of the fishermen in the village, it was in part to explain the new rules covering the fishing of lobster and more specifically the […]
Neu has been signed off from fishing due to his kidney failure but is now fighting for his sickness benefit payment, meanwhile the lobster catches are up and their are moves by the UN to bring in certification of lobsters.
Last Saturday morning I got a call from Neu who had, as is his way, left the house at the crack of dawn to go down to the beach, even […]
Neu and I had to go back to see his kidney doctor last Friday, we were apprehensive about this visit as we would be getting the results of Neu’s latest […]