In pictures: Conserving Madagascar's coast

'Sardines on the shore'

British conservation organisation Blue Ventures has been working in the area to help local fisherman monitor the size and species of fish caught in the surrounding waters.

Since 2000, fish stocks have been declining rapidly and some species have disappeared.

Mr Roger remembers when even children could catch fish: "There always used to be sardines on the shore; even children could fish for them before the decline began."

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