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Ship: Farley Mowat

Name: Jason Fonseca

Date: 11/28/2022

Ship’s Activity: Patrolling

Table 1. Panga counting done during the 28th of November from 06:30 to 16:30 with radar observations. The hours not represented in this table correspond to hours when no pangas were seen in the ZTA.

Hour Panga Inside ZTA
Total Net Fishing Divers Potential Net Fishing
06:30 0 0 0 0
07:30 11 0 0 11
08:30 19 0 18 1
09:30 27 4 18 5
10:30 29 3 18 8
11:30 27 0 18 9
12:30 22 0 18 4
13:30 22 0 18 4
14:30 18 0 18 0
15:30 20 0 18 2
16:30 8 0 8 0
Hour Panga Outside ZTA
Total Net Fishing Divers Potential Net Fishing
06:30 10 10 0 0
07:30 20 20 0 0
08:30 37 37 0 0
09:30 30 30 0 0
10:30 30 30 0 0
11:30 30 30 0 0
12:30 8 8 0 0
13:30 12 12 0 0
14:30 17 17 0 0
15:30 25 25 0 0
16:30 10 10 0 0

Quiet day in the ZTA today. Seven pangas were observed in total fishing in the ZTA. Two clusters of 18 dive pangas around CE/CW sector of the ZTA. No SITREP/ Navy presence today.

Figure 1. Panga activity in the ZTA. All fishing pangas left ZTA by 11:30. Unknown pangas in afternoon hours were seen crossing the ZTA west towards San Felipe. Dive pangas stayed in ZTA until 16:30.

 Figure 2. Most fishing pangas observed in N sector of the ZTA.

Figure 3. Two clusters of dive pangas in CW/CE sector of ZTA. Four in the north cluster, 14 in the south cluster.

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