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Recreational fisheries bass measures

Recreational fisheries bass measures

  H&L at work. 28.1.2017   Official Journal of the European Union COUNCIL REGULATION (EU) 2017/127 of 20 January 2017 Measures on Sea bass fisheries Catches of recreational fishermen from the Northern stock and, for precautionary reasons, from the stock in the Bay of Biscay should be restricted

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Giving the Future a Hand

Giving the Future a Hand

We are only just venturing into 2017 and already we can see signs of anglers actively getting involved and using various options to get a message out. We live in a time of instant communication and with a variety of internet options at our fingertips it is

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Government has responded to the petition

Government has responded to the petition

The Government has responded to the petition you signed    “Save our Bass: do not water down the proposal to ban nets”   Government responded: The UK secured emergency measures to conserve bass in 2015. For 2017 we sought a package to reduce commercial catches, minimise discards

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Angling for tales…

Angling for tales…

Would you like to see some of your work in print? at BASS we have several options that are available for contributions of words and images. We are always interested in the News or views of others and the wide range of angling that’s experienced each season.

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Bass bites…

Bass bites...

A sustainable bass fishery should not be so difficult to achieve and manage, once established the first step is to recognise the scientific and EU advice and put it into practice “get the nets out of the bass fishery ” it’s not as if others have not

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