28 Mar 2014

Muttonbirding

From Country Life, 9:30 pm on 28 March 2014

Harvesting muttonbirds on the Titi Islands is a family tradition for Stewart islanders, Phillip and Zane Smith. Phillip has been a fisherman for most of his life and now he runs an eco tourism business. Zane has a paua quota and catches butterfish, but the recent advent of cage diving to see great white sharks is making him think twice about diving for paua.

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