Taiwan the "fishless" island

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Re: Taiwan the "fishless" island

Postby headhonchoII » 15 May 2012, 14:17

Out of sight, out of mind. Of course Taiwan decided to have the Pingdung Black Tuna Festival only a few years ago, it had a few challenges, namely that the fish it is supposed to celebrate is probably not far off extinction!
I can remember the fourth of July runnin' through the backwood bare.
And I can still hear my old hound dog barkin' chasin' down a hoodoo there
Chasin' down a hoodoo there.
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Re: Taiwan the "fishless" island

Postby Northcoast Surfer » 15 May 2012, 15:03

05-15-2012 Baishawan Beach - Directly in front of the Coast Guard Station and another of the frequent NO FISHING signs.

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Re: Taiwan the "fishless" island

Postby Pingdong » 16 May 2012, 00:19

guys with poles on the side of the coast are not really a big problem, its the trollers and nets. dont like fishlessness, dont buy fish products. Talk about going after the wrong crowd.
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