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Name: Fisheries (Management) Regulations, 1998 (S.I. No. 102 of 1998).
Country: Barbados
Subject(s): Fishers
Type of legislation: Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
Adopted on: 1998-07-27
Entry into force:
ISN: BRB-1998-R-87107
Bibliography: Regulations on-line Regulations on-line FAOLEX (Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations) PDF of Regulations PDF of Regulations (consulted on 2011-07-11)
Abstract/Citation: The Minister shall designate by Notice in the Official gazette, prohibited fishing methods and species of fish which may not be harvested during the closed season and in closed areas (reg. 3). Regulation 4 prohibits the use of entangling nets, whereas regulation 5 prohibits the uses of seine nets of a specified mesh size. Regulations 6 and prohibits selling or having in possession of lobsters carrying eggs respectively turtles and turtle eggs. Regulations 8, 9, 10 and 11 concern the protection of sea eggs. No person shall land any yellowfin tuna or bigeye tuna of less than 3.2 kilograms live weight (reg. 13). Regulation 14 provide for the protection of coral. (16 regulations)
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