Fishes without death
Around this type of fishing some contradictions between those in favor and detractors exist. Here we are not going to enter these questions, but if we are going to name some authors of studies like professors Manson & Hunt, Wydosky, Warner & Johnson, etc., that affirms that the rate of post-loose mortality of fish diminishes until a 0% according to the conditions in which the capture has taken place.
Hundreds of foreign tourists coming from the European continent (English, Czech, Slovakian, Austrian, Swiss, Dutch, Swedish, Danish, French, German, etc) that annually moves to Gran Canaria to fish the carps, and to a lesser extent black bass (American percas), that populates the prey of Chira.
forms part already of route international of fishing of carp, that characterizes
because death to the fish does not occur, that are given back once captured,
to the water. The fish are fished with special hooks not to damage them
and once captured the wound becomes disinfected to them, a species of
hunt-butterflies placed to them in jamo and it is given back to the
Some points of fishing in Chira like the "Agustín are famous point" whose name already figure in the particular English toponymy of the place in honor to Agustín Perez Goatherd, person very bound with this activity, being the one in charge to take steps to acquire the permissions of fishing in the Insular Cabildo of Gran Canaria.
The regulars to Chira know or as the streets their city so the zones denominated like Cactus Bay or DangerBay, first characterized being one of the best places of the prey for the fishing and second, by all the opposite. One is an ecological tourism, that even spends the day and the night, fishing in the prey or giving strolls by the place.