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Fish Aggregation Devices Work Continues

The Fisheries Division in the Ministry of Agriculture is continuing its program to develop the local fishing industry to through the use of the Fish Aggregation Devices or FADS. FAD’s are man-made, floating or submerged devices, which are used for attracting and facilitating fish capture. Acting Chief Fisheries Officer, Jennifer Cruickshank Howard said local Fisherfolk… Continue Reading →

Local Fisherfolk are seeing significant benefits from the Fish Aggregation Devices .

Local Fisherfolk are seeing significant benefits from the Fish Aggregation Devices or FADS, which were deployed in the waters  of St. Vincent and the Grenadines last year, by the Fisheries Division in the Ministry of Agriculture. That’s according to Acting Chief Fisheries Officer, Jennifer Cruickshank Howard.  She gave this assessment, following a three-day workshop which was… Continue Reading →