Archive for the Angling Trust Category

Fishing Ministers accused of ‘shameful conservation con trick’ over bass stocks

Fishing Ministers accused of 'shameful conservation con trick' over bass stocks

BASS and Angling Trust Statement Organisations representing Britain’s 800,000 sea anglers have reacted furiously to the news that EU Fisheries Ministers, including the UK’s George Eustice, have caved into pressure from commercial fishing interests and granted exemptions to the highly damaging bass gill net fishery. This sector,

Read more

Anglers Celebrate As EU Bans Trawling For Bass

Anglers Celebrate As EU Bans Trawling For Bass

Trawling for bass during the spawning period has been banned in a historic set of emergency measures aimed at averting a total collapse of Europe’s bass stocks. The ban on pelagic trawling – which accounts for 25 per cent of the impact on the stock and includes

Read more
Page 4 of 41234

A BASS Campaigning Website

Funded by the Bass Anglers' Sportfishing Society (BASS)

Supported By