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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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Bob Cox ‘stars’ on Saturday Kitchen . . . !

Even Rick Stein knows bass are worth more as a sport fish. This BBC show went out yesterday morning (5th May 2012) and the bass piece starts at 19 minutes 50 seconds. http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b01hmwv1/Saturday_Kitchen_05_05_2012/ The show will be available on iPlayer until 11:29AM Sat, 12 May 2012. Alternatively,

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IrishBass awarded Conservation prize

The Conservation Award is made by the BASS Committee to a person(s) or organisation considered to have made a significant contribution to conservation. It is not awarded every year. Occasionally it is awarded to more than one recipient. For 2011 it was unanimously agreed that it should

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BASS Shop now open for business . . .

The BASS e-shop is now ‘open for business’. Currently available are the BASS Tapes, BASS Lure Storage System boxes, and, we still have a limited supply of Norman Speed Clips. Coming soon are new cloth badges and some superb enamel badges: Buy at the BASS shop

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For whose benefit should the Government manage our marine fish stocks?

Click on the image below to be taken to the full article by Malcolm Gilbert.

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