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Pacific fisheries chief warns tuna stocks dangerously low
Pacific fisheries chief warns tuna stocks dangerously low

The outgoing head of the fisheries management body has warned that some tuna stocks were now so low they should not be fished.

Pacific fisheries chief warns tuna stocks dangerously low
Fishing in the Caspian Sea.
Caspian states agree on aquatic bioresources management

The Commission on Aquatic Bioresources of the Caspian Sea has approved the project on preservation and rational use of aquatic bioresources of the Caspian Sea, and sturgeons in particular.

Caspian states agree on aquatic bioresources management
Giant grouper. Photo courtesy of wikipedia.org.
Giant fish eats 4ft shark in just one bite

A goliath grouper has eaten a four-foot blacktip shark in just one bite. The video capturing the shark being swallowed by the giant grouper went viral on the Internet.

Giant fish eats 4ft shark in just one bite
Photo ©lada.kz
Massive fish die-off at Caspian Sea

Eco Mangystau, a non-governmental agency, reported a mass fish die-off in Kazakhstan's section of the Caspian sea.

Massive fish die-off at Caspian Sea
Photo courtesy of azh.kz
Atyrau fishers catch giant sturgeon

Atyrau fishers from Amangeldi Production Cooperation have caught a giant sturgeon in the Caspian sea.

Atyrau fishers catch giant sturgeon
10-metre whale caught in Tunisia fisherman's nets dies
10-metre whale caught in Tunisia fisherman's nets dies

A 10-metre (33-foot) whale died on Sunday after becoming tangled in a Tunisian fisherman's nets off the coast of Sidi Bou Said town north of the capital Tunis.

10-metre whale caught in Tunisia fisherman's nets dies
Hong Kong's endangered fishermen face depleted seas
Hong Kong's endangered fishermen face depleted seas

He comes from a proud line of fishermen, but 23-year-old Ng Ka-Ho is unsure of his future nearly one year after a ban on trawling in Hong Kong hastened the local industry's decline.

Hong Kong's endangered fishermen face depleted seas
©REUTERS/Mario Castillo
Mexico hurricane leaves three dead, four missing

Eight fishermen who had gone missing after Hurricane Barbara hit southern Mexico returned to shore Thursday after riding out the storm by eating shrimp on an island, but authorities were still searching for four other sailors.

Mexico hurricane leaves three dead, four missing
Taiwanese fishermen burn Filipino flags in protest
Taiwanese fishermen burn Filipino flags in protest

Angry Taiwanese fishermen burned Filipino flags in protest Monday after the Philippine coastguard fired on a Taiwan fishing boat killing a crew member.

Taiwanese fishermen burn Filipino flags in protest
150-kg catfish. ©tengrinews.kz
Fisherman from southern Kazkahstan catches 150kg catfish

Bakhtiyar Tolumetov, a fisherman from South Kazakhstan Oblast, caught the giant 150kg catfish for the first time in twenty years.

Fisherman from southern Kazkahstan catches 150kg catfish
A rock-fish. Photo courtesy of sevnews.info
Fisherman caught rockfish in Kapchagay lake near Almaty

It still remains a puzzle how the fish got to the freshwater lake and how it managed to survive in such an unusual habitat.

Fisherman caught rockfish in Kapchagay lake near Almaty
Photo courtesy of the Megapolis newspaper
6-kilo carp was caught in Astana

An Astana resident has caught a 6-kilo fish at the Grebnoy Canal in the centre of the city.

6-kilo carp was caught in Astana

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