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 […]
As I walk along the beach here, I am horrified at the amount of plastic that is all along the high tide line. We have a very long beach, miles […]
Since my post about RARE coming to Prainha I have had a few enquiries about what that actually means, so here is a press release from February 2014 which clearly […]
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 […]
It has taken me far longer than I hoped to get this short video up, technical difficulties I’m afraid but here it is at last. Minhas desculpas pelo atraso em […]
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 […]
Once again the village has been gearing up for the start of the lobster season, though with less obvious enthusiasm than usual, probably owing to the poor catch rate of […]
Monday 9th February, Fortaleza, the capital of Ceará in the NE of Brazil. I was part of a delegation from Prainha Do Canto Verde, invited on board the Greenpeace ship […]