The impact of the pandemic of the last two years, particularly on small businesses, and a controversy surrounding fishing quotas was reason enough for the Mail & Guardian to visit West Coast fishing villages and try to meet local fishers who have had to navigate the pandemic and changing legislative tides.
A fight for survival: How West Coast fishers have stayed afloat in the pandemic
We make it make sense
If this story helped you navigate your world, subscribe to the M&G today for just R30 for the first three months.
Subscribers get access to all our best journalism, subscriber-only newsletters, events and a weekly cryptic crossword.”