Exploratory octopus permit
Govt lifts temporary suspension on exploratory octopus fishery in CT
The provisional ban was instituted in June this year. This came after at least two whales died when they were entangled in an octopus net on separate occasions.
A humpback whale carcass entangled in an octopus net was found floating about 500 metres off Sunny Cove on Wednesday.242 days ago
The City of Cape Town is calling on the national minister of Environment Affairs to place a moratorium on the exploratory octopus permit after another whale was killed.243 days ago