SOS Bass initiative

Fisheries Directors are meeting in Brussels at end of the month to discuss measures for 2016. With this in mind SOS Bass are pushing for Rod & Line and Hand Lines only. If you have previously sent emails or if you haven’t ever sent an email to

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Stop seiners killing bass

  French recreational sea bass anglers cry for help: support the petition against French seiners on our beautiful Aquitaine coast. Our goal is To Ban Fishing Gear, whoever they are, professional or amateur, out of the four hundred meters from the beach, all along the Aquitaine coast,

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New restrictions on the size of Bass .

There are new restrictions on the size of bass that may be legally kept by anglers and commercial fisherman.  From 1 September 2015, if you catch bass under 42cm in size you must release them immediately. Please land bass carefully for the best survival on release. This

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A remarkable sight ….

Continuing the theme of the good-fortune enjoyed by the members of the BASS Blogging team, this time it’s Matt on the receiving end … In January Matt made an audio blog of Julian catching a fair few good bass including a whopper of 12 pounds. Well on

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