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  1. The big feast afloat

    Posted Feb 14th 2005, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... During my four decades of life as a fisherman, I learned how - by watching the sky, stars and waves - to predict when there would be large numbers of fish in the vicinity. After it had been ... I finally got back to the boat. Over the years, the life of a fisherman has evolved, and today there is an increasing reliance on technology. We no longer watch the stars but, instead, have ...

  2. Offer of HK$20,000 convinces fisherman to free whale shark

    Posted Jun 07th 2008, 12:00am by Austin Chiu, Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo, Austin Chiu and Ng Kang-chung A whale shark netted by a fisherman yesterday was spared from ending up in shark's fin soup when a hawker offered HK$20,000 for its release. ... a fisherman to release two small sharks. Mr Cheung said later he had not received any money, although he had been seen negotiating with Mr Gon. Shark expert Suzanne Gendron, zoological operations ...

  3. News - Asia


    Posted Aug 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... the world's largest fish, are protected under the Convention for International Trade in Endangered Species. The aquarium operator said they were caught by chance in a fisherman's nets off ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine

    There is a catch

    Posted Oct 07th 2012, 12:00am by Paul Hilton

    ... at dolphins," says a local fisherman. "Once the dolphins get weak, they capture them and tie their tails. They use them as baits for sharks, whose fins could be worth one million rupiah [HK$800] ...

  5. Watch fish swim by as you snack on seafood

    Posted Jan 27th 2011, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... the tuna we got, which were caught by a reputable fisherman, were meant to be sushi. We actually saved them as they would have wound up being sushi in a restaurant.' Hung said importing ...

  6. Surfer beats back shark and calls for culling

    Posted Sep 06th 2005, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... Nick Squires in Sydney Man kicked and punched great white in its gills as his son and daughter watched An Australian surfer described how he fought off a 4-metre great white shark by desperately punching and kicking it in the gills. Lobster fisherman Jake Heron, 40, yesterday also said it was time to start culling great whites. He was surfing off the coast of South Australia when ...

  7. To cull or be killed?

    Posted Oct 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... shark bit deep into his right arm and leg and knocked him off his surfboard. 'Terror is the only word I can think of to describe it,' Heron, a 40-year-old lobster fisherman, said. ... can access remote beaches has increased dramatically,' said Peter Davis, Port Lincoln's mayor and a former shark fisherman. 'But we need to keep all this in perspective- ...

  8. Little treasure

    Posted Nov 12th 2008, 12:00am by Alex Frew Mcmillan

    ... and the rangers are there to dissuade the rest. The rangers point to a large white banca outrigger next to the station, confiscated from a crew of 11 illegal fisherman caught with a cargo of Napoleon ...

  9. Still afraid to get back in the water?

    Posted Feb 19th 2006, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... to know the realities of life. Over that lunch- he ended up settling for the bass- he recalled a recent meeting with a fisherman. 'We asked would he be interested if, instead of killing ...



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