Nasilai villagers lift taboo on traditional fishing ground

Nasilai villagers after the lifting of the the Marine Protected Areas at Nasilai reef today. Picture: JONA KONATACI

SIX years ago villagers of Nasilai in Nakelo , Tailevu were informed that its traditional fishing ground showed signs of a decrease in fish stock. Through the advise of the Ministry of Fisheries, the village agreed that a certain section of its qoliqoli be considered a marine protected area. The five years area considered tabu, […]

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