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#114834 - 01/11/06 12:07 PM Fishing to be Banned on A.C.-rumour
Pedro1 Offline
I have just heard from local gov't that various North Americans have started to complain about the safety and health of our fish.
Having listened with great understanding and patience-they have decided to ban fishing from our waters until further notice.
The main reasons for this ban.
1. lead weights are being thrown into the sea with casual disdain(poisioning the fish)-we are not allowed to throw our car batteries in the sea.
2. All of A.C. should become a marine park.
3. various people smoke cannabis(while fishing) and throw their spliffs into the sea-the fish get stoned and end up floating on their backs and subsequently drown.
4.Steel hooks are considered barbaric and definitely show no thought to hurting of aforesaid fish.
5.Many fish lose their entire families within a couple of days,and that is just not nice.
6. who wants to listen to stories about the one that got away.

#114835 - 01/11/06 12:21 PM Re: Fishing to be Banned on A.C.-rumour
Wyoming Carla Offline
The rumour I heard was that you and Capt. Jeff already caught all the fish. laugh laugh

#114836 - 01/11/06 01:15 PM Re: Fishing to be Banned on A.C.-rumour
krehfish Offline
Twasn't the North Americans. Rather it was a nut case at the U of Exeter- check out Marty's post on the other parts of belize board.
Flyfishing my way through mid-life crisis.

#114837 - 01/11/06 01:20 PM Re: Fishing to be Banned on A.C.-rumour
Kristykins Offline
Nice to see that Pedro has a sense of humor wink
"If you find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn't lead anywhere"

#114838 - 01/11/06 02:20 PM Re: Fishing to be Banned on A.C.-rumour
Chris Offline
Fishing 11th Jan 2006, Capn' Jeff, Craig and a large primitive life form with a vacant expression and slimy skin. You figure it out.

#114839 - 01/11/06 03:50 PM Re: Fishing to be Banned on A.C.-rumour
krehfish Offline
Oooooh! Hot Eats and Cool Treats tonite.
Flyfishing my way through mid-life crisis.

#114840 - 01/11/06 04:22 PM Re: Fishing to be Banned on A.C.-rumour
Glad it stopped raining and you guys had a good day. cool
I want to be just like Capt Jeff when I grow up!

#114841 - 01/11/06 10:06 PM Re: Fishing to be Banned on A.C.-rumour
ScubaLdy Offline
Hey Chris - Did they cropped Pedro 1 out of the picture? I can't see him.
Take only pictures leave only bubbles

#114842 - 01/12/06 12:42 AM Re: Fishing to be Banned on A.C.-rumour
Vic the Knife Offline
you mean he's not the pale grey guy in the middle? wink

#114843 - 01/12/06 12:44 AM Re: Fishing to be Banned on A.C.-rumour
seashell Offline
That's a grouper not a groper.
A fish and a bird can fall in love, but where will they build their nest?

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