Southern IFCA consults on minimum landing sizes . . .

The Southern IFCA are currently reviewing their Byelaws (see below). As part of that process they have decided to run a series of public consultations on several Byelaws, INCLUDINGMINIMUM LANDING SIZES. The Byelaw Working Group minutes specifically mention mullet and skates and rays, but the consultation wants

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BASS . . . at the National Oceanography Centre

On the 5th January Nigel Horsman gave a public talk at the National Oceanography Centre, Southampton University, entitled “How to restore bass stocks – and why bother?”. The talk was video’d (domestic camcorder, so the quality isn’t great) and can now be viewed on the NOC’s youtube

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