Monthly Archives: September 2013

2013 Nomads Closed

Just a reminder that Nomads will be hosting the Closed Competition at Ponta during October 2013, we currently have 8 Boats who have entered so far.

Anyone interested in joining Nomads is welcome to attend, there will again be great prizes up for grabs!!

We are in the process of ordering shirts and it will be appreciated if you could advise the Competitions Officer – Colin Green on  082 459 9685 or of your intention to fish as we need your shirt sizes soonest.

ORI instruction manual for tagging

A guide to the tag and release of marine linefish in South Africa


Dear Angler,

If you wish to upload tag release or recapture data for the ORI Cooperative Fish Tagging Project, there are many ways to do so. You can submit data via the website (, phone in and provide the release or recapture details (+27795290711), post your tag release cards, or use the attached updated Excel Tag Release and Recapture sheets and email us the data (

Thank you all once again for your help and contribution to the ORI-CFTP.

Tight lines and happy tagging!


Assistant Scientist (Tagging Officer)
MSc Marine Biology

South African Association for Marine Biological Research
Direct Tel: +27 (31) 328 8159   Fax: +27 (31) 328 8188
Cell: 079 529 0711   E-mail:
Website: or
1 King Shaka Avenue, Point, Durban 4001 KwaZulu-Natal South Africa
PO Box 10712, Marine Parade 4056 KwaZulu-Natal South Africa