Shark fishing banned off UAE from March 1 to June 30

Fishermen are allowed to catch sharks only from July 1 until the last day of February of the following year, according to a new resolution issued by the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE).

Khaleej Times

Last updated on 08 February 2019

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
United Arab Emirates
Region: 
South-West Asia
Threats: 
Unsustainable fishing and harvesting aquatic resources
Species group: 
Fish