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Bass industry guidance for 2017

The Marine Management Organisation (MMO) is now able to publish the bass industry guidance for 2017.


The bass fishing guidance covers commercial bass fishing, track records, fishing gears that may be used and catch limits.

It also provides further information on both the pelagic and demersal landing obligations whilst providing information on recreational fishing for bass.

Fishermen are advised to read the full guidance to understand their obligations and the various requirements in respect of fishing for bass.

Published 31 January 2017