Korea has been criticized from domestic and local environmentalists for its fisheries law. In reaction to criticism, the Korean government has amended the Water Fisheries Act to impose a maximum fine of three times the value of the catch. In limited cases imprisonment is possible.
The amended Water Fisheries Act of
Korea, also, imposes the potential sanction of losing of a companies
commercial fishing license if catches are not reported or are
Korean laws in the English language may be found at the website of the Korean Legislative Research Center.
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