Tell the UK Government to save the European Bass

Ok, I’m not sure of the actual value of petitions, especially online ones, but hey, nothing ventured, nothing gained. And it’s a real shame that Judith B. couldn’t source a photo of Dicentrachus labrax instead of, what I think is a grouper. But, as the website owners are based

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Bass joins list of threatened fish

First it was the cod, then the haddock, the swordfish and even the anchovy – now sea bass looks likely to join the list of no-nos for eco-conscious dinner party menus. Stocks of the palatable species have sunk to their lowest in the past 20 years, according

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Bass stocks plummet in Channel Island waters

One of the Channel Islands’ most popular fish has plummeted in numbers this year. Tamara Timothy reports:  Video Nationally, stocks of sea bass are down 20% and some in the local industry say they are the lowest they have been in living memory. A series of bad

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Save our Saltwater Sportfish

Which are the UK sportfishes and what are we doing to ensure they have a future in these ever more crowded islands. Marting Salter voices his thoughts . . . Save our Saltwater Sportfish

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Bass Tagging Project in Cork Harbour

The ESB Sea Bass Tagging Project is a collaborative research project taking place in Cork Harbour over the next two years. The project’s main objective is to tag 60 sea bass with acoustic transmitters so that researchers can acoustically track their movements through the harbour. Read more

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