An electrofishing survey will take place between July and September conducted by trained biologists and volunteers.
” The Fisheries Bill, announced in the Queen’s speech last year, will deliver a significant change to the way fisheries are managed in the UK. “
“yet again our efforts to protect the scallop stocks in Orkney waters have been thwarted.”
Open Seas objections have been rejected and the Shetland dredged scallops will continue to be MSC certified.
There will also be a ban on using objects such as plastic milk cartons and netted footballs.
A sustainable and responsible fishing industry is what it is all about at Orkney Fisheries Association.
“And still no mention of Gibraltar “
“The Tories have delivered the worst possible outcome for Scotland’s fishermen.”
“I was not happy at the time: not happy with my job; more to the point, not happy with myself.”
“it is necessary to address the unique circumstances on the island of Ireland through a unique solution”