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DoE: Shore fishing still allowed

The Department and Ministry of Environment has clarified rules governing fishing from shore in Cayman after large swathes of coastline were newly designated as no-take marine parks.

Divers, snorkellers must get port permission to visit Cali wreck

One of George Town's most popular snorkelling sites, the Wreck of the Cali in the harbour, is now off limits to snorkellers and divers unless they get special permission from the Port Authority.

Port chief: Anchorage zone won’t impact marine environment

Regulations that rezone an area of marine park into an port anchorage area will not adversely impact the marine environment, Port Authority Director Joey Woods says.

Marine park expansion gazetted 2 years after Cabinet approval

A decade after public consultation on the expansion of Cayman's marine parks began, and two years after the plan was approved by Cabinet, regulations on the expanded protected zones were gazetted on Friday.

Cabinet greenlights expansion of no-fishing areas

Cayman’s no-fishing zones will be significantly expanded once Cabinet approves new regulations for the territory’s marine parks.

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