Catch & Release Bass Angling Threatened

[Urgent request SOS Bass team ] Many of you have already sent bass emails to the EU Fisheries Ministers and officials in the last month – well, we need you do it again and this time it is super-urgent since we need to get our voices heard

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Response to EU Commission Sea Bass Proposals

Response to EU Commission Sea Bass Proposals

EU Commission Sea Bass Proposals Saveourseabass.org and B.A.S.S. response Summary We are campaigning for a range of measures to save the sea bass, which include: Cutting 2016 landings to 541 tonnes, as recommended by the scientists. Allocating fishing opportunities based on environmental and socio-economic criteria, as required

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Food for thought

    It’s good to know about the various ways people get involved in trying to secure a future for our wild bass stocks, and the lengths they go to, with petitions and emailing being the core work of the many. So it was food for thought

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2016: A ban on all bass landings from January to June, but a 1 bag limit for anglers

  The recommendation by the EU for bass landings in 2016 have been announced today (http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-15-6016_en.htm?subweb=343&lang=en ). In the Northern European area (containing the UK Ireland and Northern France) the proposal stated landings should be reduced from an estimated 2656 tonnes landed this year to 1449 tonnes

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