Fisheries Division Urges Caution Amidst Reports Of Incresed Shark Sightings In Neighbouring Islands

PR –  The Fisheries Division of the Ministry of Sports, Culture  and the Arts, Fisheries and Cooperatives hereby advises seafarers and the general public to exercise extreme caution in and around the waters of Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique.  

In recent days, there has been an increase in sightings of sharks in the marine  environment of neighbouring Eastern Caribbean islands. 

The public is encouraged to be vigilant when venturing out to sea.  

Fishermen and the general public are also advised to report all sightings of sharks to the  Fisheries Division and the Coast Guard. 

Further, if a shark is sighted, persons should immediately leave the water.