Tongan authorities seize illegal turtle meat found in shipment at Queen Sālote Wharf

A shipment of illegal sea turtle meat bound for Nuku’alofa has been seized by Tongan authorities. More than 190 kg had been found in the shipment at Queen Sālote Wharf on Friday last week. The meat together with shells were deemed illegal because they were not certified by an authorised Fisheries officer. “Failure to comply,…

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