Personnel of Coast Guard Special Operations Unit in Western Visayas (CGSOU-WV) and Deployable Response Team apprehended seven (7) motor bancas and 21 fishermen while conducting illegal fishing at vicinity of Brgy Talon, Roxas City, Capiz. According to reports, Coast Guard personnel received information from a concerned citizen that there was an ongoing illegal fishing activity at approximately 500 meters away from the shoreline of said barangay. Immediately, the team proceeded to the vicinity onboard an aluminum boat and sighted the actual gathering of angel wings locally known as “dual” by the use of compressor.
Coast Guard apprehends illegal fishers in Roxas City, Capis
by High6 Team | Apr 24, 2015 | Maritime Violations, IUU Fishing - Illegal, Unreported, and Unregulated Fishing, Domestic