Searching for Montenegro’s illegal blast fishermen

Searching for Montenegro’s illegal blast fishermen


At the Adriatic coast, Galeb Nikacevic discovers who, how and why is involved in blast fishing in Montenegro. When Alfred Nobel discovered dynamite in 1867, he probably did not even imagine that generations of fishermen in Montenegro would illegally fish with explosives, calling themselves Nobelties. Although blast fishing is illegal for its damage to the environment, but also harming people, this tradition is still alive. In the conflict between the class and preservation of environment, hidden is the story about this people who have made this phenomenon their way of life.

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