Eco-Journal: Sustainable fishing methods in Lake Turkana

Eco Journal | Sunday 14 Sep 2014 12:00 am
In the heart of Lake Turkana is little known island known as Longe’ch. Here, fishing is the main economic activity. However, due to overfishing and the use of unsustainable fishing methods on the island’s beaches, the lake had in the past realized a decline in the number of fish. In this week’s episode of eco-journal Sharon Momanyi tells us how proper fishing methods acquired by fishermen in Long’ech Island has yielded better harvest.