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Lake Malawi - where's the catch?

Net saving?
  • Where's the catch?
  • Launching local initiatives
  • A problem of scale
  • Long-term investment?
  • Net saving?
  • Night harvest
  • Sinking or swimming?

Net saving?

Isaac Senga, whose family has been fishing the lake for generations, explains that replacing fine fishing nets with mosquito nets obtained free from local hospitals saves him about £60 a year. But the smaller holes trap baby fish, wiping out future generations.

picture credit: Georgina Smith



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