Irv also revealed that he purchased the back-bay pontoon fishing boat Fish N Fun from Mike Tabasso and will start that new operation in the spring out of Avalon Sport Fishing Center.
Seven people were killed and another person was missing after a chartered fishing boat disappeared from view in large waves at the entrance to a harbor near Auckland, New Zealand authorities said.
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Fishing boats from Santa Cruz are exploring a wide range along the coast — catching crabs close to the harbor at a depth of 200 to 300 feet, and southward, past Monterey. Some have ventured north toward the more fertile grounds of Half Moon Bay, but the distant boat ride just doesn’t pay off for most Santa Cruz crabbers, who primarily operate smaller boats that can only carry 20 to 30 crab traps at a time, according to Haveman.
The vessels were built in , overseen by the Hong Kong firm Dragon Industries Asia, and stored in a Darwin shipping yard. They were made to look like the 12-metre fishing boats commonly seen around south-east Asia, and given spray-painted names like “Farah”.