Seizures of Fishing Nets in Cambodia in 2010

in Environmental Threats

Illegal fishing in Cambodia resulted in 321,000 meters of fishing nets and 140 fishing and crab nets being seized. In total, authorities in Cambodia investigated 1,772 incidents of illegal fishing.

(Additional statistics about illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing.)

Source: Khouth Sophakchakrya, “Fisheries busts rise 300pc this year,” Phom Penh Post, August 5, 2010.

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