Members can see more Boards, Topics, Picture Galleries, Videos, Games and more. Register NOW...
Recent Pictures (List All)

Rating: (None)
Views: 7
Comments (0)

Rating: (None)
Views: 6
Comments (0)

Rating: (None)
Views: 7
Comments (0)

Rating: (None)
Views: 7
Comments (0)
* *

Author Topic: Fine for possession of endangered species.  (Read 803 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Member

  • Fish Restocker
  • Legend Member
  • *
  • Thank You
  • -Given: 420
  • -Receive: 1210
  • Posts: 3039
  • Liked: 103
  • Karma: 1240
  • Gender: Male
  • Sweetwater Fishing Larrikan
  • View Gallery
  • Favourite Fishing Spot is: Lake Wivenhoe, where else
Fine for possession of endangered species.
« on: July 08, 2014, 06:39:56 AM »
I thought the Trout Cod penalties were much higher than this.

Quote
A NARRANDERA restaurateur has been fined more than $7000 and handed a 12-month good behaviour bond after Department of Primary Industries (DPI) fisheries officers found endangered fish on his premises.

In addition to the $7300 fine he was issued, the 63-year-old restaurant owner has been ordered to pay $1220 in professional costs as a result of the trout cod and prohibited numbers of other species they found.

The investigators uncovered amounts of Murray cod and golden perch at the restaurant that exceeded the legal possession limits.



http://www.dailyadvertiser.com.au/story/2401093/restaurant-owner-cops-fine-over-endangered-fish/?cs=148


Dale

I fish because the little voices in my head tell me to.

 

Related Topics

  Subject / Started by Replies Last post
0 Replies
1284 Views
Last post July 12, 2012, 08:14:03 PM
by Member
2 Replies
1429 Views
Last post December 19, 2012, 05:43:22 PM
by Member
16 Replies
4464 Views
Last post October 03, 2013, 10:05:45 PM
by Member
1 Replies
1384 Views
Last post July 07, 2014, 09:36:44 PM
by Member
0 Replies
1614 Views
Last post January 08, 2016, 03:21:33 PM
by Member

Classifieds

Knols Lures

Price: $90.00
Bids 3
Comments (0)

Shopping


Price:
Rating: (None)
Comments ()

Upcoming Events, Fishing Competitions, Shows, Expos etc.....