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Fishermen Praised for Targeting Sharks

by Clive Bacchus

St. Kitts-Nevis (WINN) – Director of Marine Resources Marc Williams is praising the efforts of local fishermen to cull the shark population in the Federation’s waters.

Social Media was abuzz with pictures and videos of fishermen catching two sharks – one on Monday(Jan 18) that offered shark meat at EC$8 per pound, the other on Thursday(Jan 21), in the Dieppe Bay area, located on the northern side of St. Kitts.

See videos below:

WINN spoke to the Director of Marine Resources Marc Williams Thursday (Jan21) for his take on the situation.

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