Caribbean Beat Magazine

Game fishers

Game fishers This is the season for St Maarten’s big fishing tournaments: the Lions Annual Fishing Tournament and the Annual Big Game Fishing Tournament are both held in March, while the Sea Rescue Foundation Fishing Tournament and the Caribbean Liquors Annual Fishing Tournament are both in June. And if you like the sound of that, …

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The parrotfish dilemma | Green

Among the most colourful marine species, parrotfish play a key role in keeping reefs and beaches healthy. They are also delicious, making fishing bans to protect them unpopular. Without these protections, learns Erline Andrews, they may be overfished into extinction

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