Sarah-Jane O'Connor posted in fisheries • galaxiid • koaro • mike hickford • mike joy • stephane boyer • Unitec • whitebait on December 7th, 2016.
The whitebait season closed around most of the country last week, with several regions reporting ‘lacklustre’ catch this year. The whitebait fry – considered a delicacy by many – are the juveniles of five species of galaxiid, four of which are considered threatened or declining. The SMC asked freshwater experts for their views on the sustainability […]
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