West African Patrol Nets Another Trawler

Another poacher busted in The Gambia.

Four days after launching ‘Operation Gambian Coastal Defense’, the Sam Simon has netted another trawler fishing illegal in protected waters.

This marks our 35th arrest in African waters as we continue our work to protect African Marine Wildlife.


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