News in Brief: May 2020

News in Brief: May 2020

No rod? No problem A Tauranga man caught a 20kg kingfish with his bare hands while on a stroll. Logan Reid was walking his dog at Miles Lane Reserve when he spotted the kingfish lying on its side. “It looked like a shark swimming in the distance,” he was quoted as...
Angler debunks minister’s ‘fish farming fantasies’

Angler debunks minister’s ‘fish farming fantasies’

A Marlborough recreational fisherman, formerly a commercial fisherman, has labelled the worth of fish farming as a myth. Pete Watson, president of the Marlborough Recreational Fishers Association, commented based on reports of troubles with Scotland’s salmon farms....