According to media reports,fishermen are blaming the otters for their losses in Canacona in the southern part of Goa
There are two different species of otters in Canacona, which has three rivers
The fishermen are claiming that the otters are eating the fish in the rivers, so they are catching less fish
These otters are also damaging the nets of the fishermen, so money has to spent repairing or replacing the nets. These otters are a rare species, so there restrictions on hunting the otters.