>> Greets one and all from sunny warm Bonaire
>> Hit dive #400 yesterday. The reefs are in pretty good shape but not
>> seeing the wide diversity of sea life I have seen in the past. Black
>> and white spotted morays are in ample suppply. The (unfortunately)
>> ubiquitous lionfish are a presence. Perhaps the most *** thing I saw
>> (and photographed) was a baby octopus. Head about the size of my thumb.
> Are they doing anything about the lionfish? Are you allowed to kill them?
they use are restricted to the certain people who are allowed. They
said there are 100 of the spears on the island, each one is serial
numbered and assigned to a specific person. Get caught with one and
your name does not match the s/n, fine and gear confiscated (according
to the guy giving the dive briefing).