News headlines Feb 16
15.12.15 Crunch time for European bass stocks as Council of Ministers discuss reductions in catch limits This week is crunch time for European bass stocks with the Council of Ministers meeting to discuss controversial proposals from the European Commission for 2016 aimed at reducing pressure on the fishery.
02.12.15 Angling Trust recruits Polish and Lithuanian speakers to help encourage migrant anglers to fish lawfully Two more Eastern European migrant anglers have been recruited by the Angling Trust to further encourage lawful angling in England.
30.11.15 Conservationists demand action to stop landfill site slipping into the sea at mouth of Devon estuary The Angling Trust and Marine Conservation Society have written to Torridge District Council and Devon County Council urging them to take action to stop Northam Burrows landfill site, at the mouth of the Taw and Torridge estuary, being washed into the sea.
25.11.15 Angling Trust & WWF slam Defra proposals to control agricultural pollution The Angling Trust has teamed up with WWF to slam the latest proposals from Defra to control agricultural pollution in a consultation response to the new basic rules for agriculture.
20.11.15 Government announces new draft measures to address decline in salmon stocks A summit has been held by Defra to discuss how to address failing stocks of Atlantic salmon in England after 2014’s catches were the lowest on record - prompting Trout & Salmon magazine to launch a Save Our Salmon campaign which the Angling Trust & Fish Legal were voted by readers to lead.
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