Octopus fishing traps
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.
At least four whales have become entangled in octopus nets in False Bay over the past two weeks and last week, a humpback whale carcass was found floating about 500 metres off Sunny Cove.238 days ago