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Tales from our American cousin’s rings true …

Tales from our American cousin’s rings true ...

With 2017 approaching we find ourselves increasingly wondering what sort of deal will be struck for recreational anglers and commercials regarding bass. Whilst this video mostly talks about surfcasting it starts to bring up some rather interesting points about conservation and catch and release. If you scroll

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Looking back and moving forward …

Looking back and moving forward ...

Studying the past is a great way of evaluating your current situation, be it spotting errors and pitfalls to be avoided, or sometimes to gain a fresh angle which has been overlooked in recent years. However, we mustn’t dwell too long on the past as it is,

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EU fisheries scientists advise ZERO bass landings in 2017

The advice of the European Unions fishery scientists for the management of bass stocks in 2017 in the area that includes the UK is: “ICES advises that when the precautionary approach is applied, there should be zero catch (commercial and recreational) in 2017.”  We will report further

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Big news awaited that will influence our future bass campaigning

Europe is holding its breath, waiting to hear if the UK is in or out of the EU.   But bass anglers are holding their breath for another reason too – the EU scientific advice on the maximum sustainable level of bass landings in 2017 is due shortly.

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Bass Anglers March In Cornwall, But The Minister Has Left Town

Bass Anglers March In Cornwall, But The Minister Has Left Town

150 anglers gathered in Camborne today to protest against the changes in bass regulations introduced this year. We weren’t protesting against change: we were protesting about the lack of change for our bass AND the utterly unfair balance of the changes made (for details why we are

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