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The Wider Image: Beach life in Phuket

Tourism and Marine Parks Threaten Thailand’s ‘People of The Sea’

By Rina Chandran RAWAI BEACH, Thailand (Thomson Reuters Foundation)  When Sutem Lakkao's grandmother and father died, they were buried much as their ancestors had been: on...
Belgian shrimp fisherman Gunther Vanbleu rides a carthorse to haul a net out in the sea to catch shrimps during low tide at the coastal town of Oostduinkerke

Belgium’s Horseback Shrimpers Threatened by Dwindling Catch

KOKSIJDE, Belgium (Reuters) Belgium's traditional horseback shrimp fishermen say they are struggling to keep a centuries-old tradition alive because warming temperatures have lured other...
A red swamp crayfish (Procambarus clarkii) is hold by Charles Oliver Coleman of the Leibniz Institute for Research on Evolution and Biodiversity, after he fished it from a pond at Tiergarten park in Berlin

Berlin Responds to Crayfish Plague: If You Can’t Beat Them, Eat...

BERLIN (Reuters) North American crayfish that spilled en masse onto Berlin streets last summer will soon be appearing in the city's restaurants after its...
Fishing boat STS-50 is seen at the port, after being seized by the Indonesian Navy in Sabang

The One That Got Away – Indonesia Seizes Illegal Fishing Boat...

By Agustinus Beo Da Costa JAKARTA (Reuters) Indonesia, acting on a request from Interpol, has seized a fishing boat carrying 600 illegal gillnets that can...
The Wider Image: After tsunami, some Japanese are feeling walled-in

Seven Years after Tsunami, Japanese Live Uneasily with Seawalls

By Megumi Lim RIKUZENTAKATA, Japan (Reuters) When a massive earthquake struck in 2011, Japanese oyster fisherman Atsushi Fujita was working as usual by the sea....
Lures are seen on an angler's hat on the opening day of the salmon fishing season on the River Tay at Kenmore in Scotland

Whisky and Waders as Fishermen Welcome Salmon Season in Scotland

KENMORE, Scotland (Reuters) On the banks of the River Tay in the Scottish highlands, a parade of pipers and a whisky-based blessing helped mark the...
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