RESTRICTED AREA



Angling Rules

Based on information as outlined in Government Gazette No. 42479, 23 May 2019

CHART VIEW OF PROTEA BANKS MARINE PROTECTED AREA

MAP OF PROTEA BANKS MARINE PROTECTED AREA USAGE ZONES

PROTEA BANKS RESTRICTED ZONE – PRZ - (NO FISHING ACTIVITIES)
This area comprises the offshore portion of Protea Banks Marine Protected Area and is defined as the area within straight lines joining the following points : E, L, M, B, C, D with the line linking D and E lying adjacent to the offshore boundary of the existing Trafalgar Marine Protected Area, following a line one nautical mile from the high water mark, and joing the first co-ordinate to the last. This includes Mzimkhulu Canyon north of Protea Banks.

PROTEA BANKS CONTROLLED PELAGIC LINEFISH ZONE – PCPLZ – (GAMEFISH ONLY)
This area comprises the central portion of the Protea Banks Marine Protected Area and is defined as the area within straight lines sequentially joining the following points : G, H, I, J, K, L and joining the last co-ordinate to the first. This includes the Vungu Canyon and large portion of Protea Banks. Fish permitted to be caught only as per Annexure 2 below.

PROTEA BANKS CONTROLLED ZONE – PCZ – (GAMEFISH AND BOTTOMFISH)
This area comprises the remaining section of the Protea Banks Marine Protected Area and is defined as the area within straight lines joining the following points : F, A, M, K, J, I, H, G and a straight line joining the last co-ordinate with the first.

ANNEXURE 2 – PELAGIC FISH SPECIES LIST FOR PCPLZ OF PROTEA BANKS MPA:

This information is a summary for reference purposes, for full details on the Protea Banks MPA visit:
https://www.saambr.org.za/marine-protected-areas-mpas/

Download the Protea Banks MPA Summary



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