SA Minister of Fisheries Issues Decisions in Lobster Fishery
The SA Minister of Fisheries has issued his decisions on appeals filed by nearshore (hoop net) west coast rock lobster fishers. The decisions are recoded zonally in accordance with the geographic distribution of the WCRL from Port Nolloth (Zone A) to Zone F (Kleinmond/Hermanus/Gansbaai).
The decisions for Zone F are anticipated next week. What is recorded below are the decisions for fishing Zones A to E. Zone A: