Takeaways:

  • Indonesia’s fisheries ministry is working with a conservation NGO to prohibit fishing gear dangerous to critically endangered Irrawaddy dolphins.
  • They are hoping to ban fishing with a type of gill net known as rengge, electrofishing, poison fishing, and fixed-net fishing.
  • The prohibition will apply to a stretch of the Mahakam River in Borneo.

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.