Monday, June 7, 2010

Fisheries Public Meetings


The Ministry of Environment and Sports, Department of Environmental Protection – Marine Resources Section will hold public meetings to discuss the recently released Strategy for the Sustainable Use of Bermuda’s Living Marine Resources.

All meetings will be held in the Jack King Building in the Botanical Gardens starting at 7 p.m. and will be on the following dates:

Tuesday, June 8 2010: Recreational Anglers Clubs

Wednesday, June 9, 2010: Lobster Divers and Spearfishers

Thursday, June 10, 2010: Recreational line fishers

Tuesday, June 15, 2010: Commercial Fishermen

Thursday, June 17, 2010: Environmental NGOs

The Strategy for the Sustainable use of Bermuda’s Living Marine Resources is available on the Government portal www.gov.bm under the Environmental Protection website.

For more information e-mail fisheries[at]gov.bm or call 293 5600