Posts Tagged ‘fishing’

NETTING IN THE ESTUARY – IFCA SURVEY

Devon and Severn Inshore Fishing Conservation Authority  is conducting a review of netting byelaws in our river estuaries.    If you follow the links provided here -  newsletter netting review – , you can complete a survey to provide your views about netting in the Devon Avon estuary.

I have responded on behalf of the ACA, writing, in summary, ‘Current, indiscriminate netting within the Devon Avon’s estuary makes a mockery of any attempts at balanced conservation of our river’s wildlife’.

A salmon angler’s guide

A new guide to the best techniques in catching , landing, handling and releasing salmon has just been endorsed and distributed by the Environment Agency, as follows:- Salmon anglers guide