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Sardine fishing banned until end of April

by TPN/ Lusa, in News · 11-01-2018 08:45:00 · 1 Comments

Sardine fishing by any means was banned on Wednesday until the end of April by Portugal’s sea minister, Ana Paula Vitorino.

Sardine fishing banned until end of April

 

The minister said that sardines were a resource of “strategic importance” for Portuguese fishermen, the canning industry and for exports and it was of particular importance to many fishing communities.

 

“It is essential that this resource is exploited in a way to ensure long-term environmental sustainability”, Ana Paula Vitorino said.

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i think this is a great article it really shows the perspective of the sea minister
by Max Cunningham from Porto on 15-01-2018 09:37:00

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Edition 1458
13 January 2018
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