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Save our seashells

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Re: ''Fins ain't what they used to be'' (Brunch, Dec 9). 

Khun Suthon Sukphisit writes a sorry tale of the greedy exploitation of fish stocks, to the point of extinction or near-extinction of many fish species.

He mentions, among other examples, pla khao, which has disappeared from Lat Pla Khao, pla kot, which hasn't been seen in Bang Pla Kot for more than 70 years, and pla chado, which vanished from Lad Chado more than 50 years ago.

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