Fishermen at the southern end of Pingtung County are represented by the Hengchun Fishing Association. North of that is the Fangliao Fishing Association, headquartered in the Fangliao Fishing Port. Still further north is the Linbian Fishing Association and the Donggang Fishing Association. 屏東南端的漁民代表是恆春區漁會 . 恆春區漁會以北是位於枋寮漁港的枋寮區漁會 . 再往北有林邊區漁會跟東港區漁會 .
Fishing (and fish farms) is a big subject. What follows are bits of trivia gleaned from the four local fishing associations' web sites. I may revisit this topic in the future. 漁業 (還有養殖魚) 牽涉廣泛 . 下列的資料是我在這四個漁會的網頁上找到的 . 我未來可能還會繼續討論這個題目 .
1. It's flying fish season. Flying fish season occurs between April and June. 現在正值每年四月到六月的飛魚季 .
2. The Hengchun (District) Fishing Association dates back to 1940. It started as a subgroup within the Kaohsiung Fishing Association. 恆春區漁會的歷史始於西元1940年 , 原來是高雄漁會的分會 .
3 The Hengchun Fishing District includes Hengchun Municipality, Manzhou Township, Checheng Township and Mudan Township. 恆春漁區的範圍包括恆春鎮 , 滿州鄉 , 車城鄉跟牡丹鄉 .
4. The Hengchun Fishing District extends along the west coast up to Jhukeng, and along the east coast to Xuhai. 恆春西岸的邊界在竹坑 , 東岸的邊界在旭海 . (1)
5. There are 12 ports in the Hengchun Fishing District. 恆春漁區總共有十二個港區 . (2)
6. There are over 500 boats registered in the Hengchun Fishing District. 恆春漁區計500多艘漁船 .
7. The Hengchun Fishing Association Headquarters is in Houbihu, not far from Kenting National Park. 恆春區漁會的漁業大樓在墾丁國家公園附近的後壁湖 .
8. The Fangliao Fishing Association dates back to 1927. 枋寮區漁會始於西元1927年.
9. The Fangliao Fishing Association's website is one of the most broken down websites you'll ever see. It looks like something from the mid 90s. 枋寮區漁會的網站是最爛的 , 很像1990年代的網站 .
10. The Fangliao Fishing Association has its own fishing fleet, but a much larger proportion of locally produced fish come from the fish farms that stretch from Fangshan to Jiadong townships. Grouper, shrimp and mangrove red snapper are all raised in local fish ponds. 枋寮漁區也有漁船 , 可是當地的漁產主要來自枋山和佳冬間的養殖魚場 , 例如石斑魚 , 蝦和銀紋笛鯛 .
11. The Linbian Fishing Association dates back to 1931. 林邊區漁會始於西元1931年 .
12. Although headquartered in central Linbian Township, the Linbian Fishing Association is involved with "fisheries" as far away as Wutai and Ligang townships. 林邊區漁會的大樓在林邊市區 , 可是它服務的範圍遠至霧台鄉 和里港鄉 . (3)
13. The Linbian Fishing Association has only one fishing port, and this port easily silts up. Almost all of the fish from that area are raised in fish farms. 林邊區漁會只負責一個漁港 . 這個港常常發生淤積 . 這裡大部分的漁產來自養殖 .
15. The Donggang District Fishing Association is the oldest of all, dating back to 1903. 東港區漁會的歷史是最長久的 , 起始於西元1903年 .
16. The Donggang District Fishing Association has the largest fishing fleet, with over 1000 boats of various sizes. 東港區漁會的漁船最多 , 有1000多艘船 . 任何大小的漁船都有 .
17. Five types of tuna are caught in Donggang. For a a catalog of everything caught in that area click here. 東港的漁民打撈的鮪魚有五種 . 他們打撈的海生動物種類在這裡 .
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1. Another part of the same website says that the Hengchun Fishing District only extends up the east coast to Chufengbi 出風鼻, but that can't be right. If the fishing district includes Mudan Township it would have to extend much further north.
2. Another part of the same site says 13, yet their map only shows 12. Is there a 13th port not on the map?
3. Sorry to be vague. The website has a map, but there's no way to determine from the map what these "fisheries" are.