Annually from April to June, during spawning of fish, territorial bodies рыбоохраны forbid to catch any fish in spawning places of reservoirs. However, it doesn't stop offenders. Poachers again and again come for trade, working great mischief to reproduction of fish stocks in our region.
Therefore for fight against poachers during spawning task road forces from among employees of militia, Gosrybokhrana's inspection and State ecoinspection are created.
During working off last week the unemployed 20 - the summer inhabitant of the village Chapayevka of the Nikolaev area was detained for an illegal catch of fish in the Berezansky estuary. From "chapayevets" withdrew a fishing grid and 23 kg of fish.
All poachers will be made responsible according to the existing nature protection legislation.
Malefactors are compelled to pay the put loss, according to existing tariffing in the amount of 15 to 85 hryvnias for each caught fish.
If the caused loss exceeds 3-4 thousand hryvnias, the detainee will bear criminal liability for an illegal catch of fish according to Art. 249 of UK of Ukraine.
We will remind, "Crime. Is NOT PRESENT" wrote that On April 3, in Regional Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine in the Nikolaev area the meeting on questions of prevention of fish poaching under the chairmanship of the deputy chief of Regional Department of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine in the Nikolaev area of the militia colonel A. Voytenk took place.
At meeting preventive actions which could neutralize actions of the groups which are engaged in illegal trade of fish in the territory of the Nikolaev area were considered. Also possible ways of assistance to territorial bodies рыбоохраны were discussed.
After much discussion in the area territory, since April 5, will be quickly carried out - the preventive actions directed on fight against poaching.