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£14 net profit for every £1 invested in fisheries

£14 net profit for every £1 invested in fisheries 14 September 2012 New research finds that restoring EU fish stocks offers huge economic gains. Research published today by the New Economics Foundation (nef) finds that restoring European fish stocks could generate huge returns on investment. Key Findings:  Most

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Utter madness . . . . !

MEPS vote not to increase fish stocks The European Parliament has voted not to support the European Commission’s proposals to rebuild Europe depleted fish stocks. Right-of-centre MEPs secured a majority of five for an amendment deleting a call for fish numbers to be kept above the level necessary

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BASS Magazine142 . . .

BASS Mag 142 dropped through members letterboxes last week and, as ever, there was a wide selection of articles: Kerry Gold – by Shaun Sorenson Bass Scale Sampling Guide – by Geoff Gonella Waxing Lyrical – by Leigh Davies Double Figure Bass – by Clive Hodges Woof!

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WHY don’t the Tackle Trade make the connection . . . ?

BASS member and Recreational Sea Angler campaigner, Malcolm Gilbert, has long battled to understand why the very companies who surely have a vested interest in healthy, vibrant, fish stocks have only been noticeable (in the main) in UK and European RSA political campaigns by their absence. Are

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Latest BASS column in Sea Angler . . .

Early in 2010, Mel Russ, the editor of Sea Angler spoke with Peter Macconnell (our then Chairman) and offered BASS the opportunity to have a column in his magazine. He was planning to have a section of Sea Angler devoted to all types of bass angling. The

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