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Abandoned 400m net kills marine life at Kanokupolu Lagoon

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Abandoned 400m net kills marine life at Kanokupolu Lagoon

A 400 metre fishing net left abandoned in the Kanokupolu Lagoon last week was a recipe for disaster. What was, not so many years back, a sustaining pristine lagoon environment, live with corals and teeming with tropical marine life has been broken up, over-fished and depleted. Fishing laws and their enforcement need to be reviewed. Shane Egan.

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