Red tide alert in Sabah waters

The Fisheries Department under the Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism yesterday issued an alert, based on information from Sabah Fisheries Department, that a red tide has been detected in the waters off Kuala Penyu in Sabah. As a precautionary measure, the public is advised not to eat any shellfish and small fish with gills, guts and internal organs that cannot be removed, or of an unknown origin. More details in Thursday’s Borneo Bulletin