French Southern and Antarctic Land:New Stamps on Fish

\"fishThe 2013 fish stamp features the Nototheniid fish. Nototheniid fish (Lepidonothen squamifrons) was overfished in 1970 and 1990, and its fishery was suspended.

Inventory replenishment allows reconsidering the ban on its fishing. For the moment only fishing with bottom trawls is authorized. Nototheniid fish is requested by the markets of the countries of Eastern Europe (Poland).

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