Oceana has published a series of 2 blogs about the invasion of Pacific lionfish into the Caribbean and the Gulf of Mexico.
Our Belize Country Coordinator, Jen Chapman, is interviewed in part 2 about the positive impact of lionfish fisheries:
“It looks like lionfish are larger and more abundant within no-take zones than in areas accessible to fishers… This suggests that the fishery approach is working.”
Read Part 1: A Perfect Invader
Read Part 2: To Cook a Predator
Find out more about volunteering on our lionfish expeditions!