Residents of tripoli's seafront wake up most weekends to loud blasts: fishermen using dynamite to maximise their catch, regardless of the damage they are causing to marine life dynamite fishing.
Blast fishing appears on the fishing portal as the selected quote of the month for september 2007 - (first paragraph) this article is or was the subject of a wiki education foundation-supported course assignment. Blast fishing or dynamite fishing is the practice of using explosives to stun or kill schools of fish for easy collection this often illegal practice can be extremely destructive to the surrounding ecosystem, as the explosion often destroys the underlying habitat.
Dynamite fishing has flourished since libya's 2011 uprising that left the country awash with weapons and explosives.
Some nations have clamped down on blast fishing, which is generally illegal, but it continues in areas where explosives are available and people are desperate.
Dynamite fishing and the use of explosives without a permit are both officially against the law, but dynamite fishermen appear to be immune the explosives, known as gelatine in libya, kills.
Dynamite fishing, or blast fishing, has flourished -- with impunity -- since libya's 2011 uprising that left the country awash with weapons and explosives. Blast fishing blast fishing is highly destructive and illegal dynamite or other types of explosives are used to send shock-waves through the water, stunning or killing fish which are then collected and sold. Come on an adventure of a lifetime with us team cast n’ blast charters offers bay fishing and duck hunting in the panhandle area of florida with capt royce dahnke some of the fish we target include redfish, trout, black drum, sheepshead, flounder, tripletail, and tarpon.