Research and analysis

Development of best practice for Environment Agency electric fishing developments

Project to promote best practice in electric fishing with the currently available equipment.


Development of Best Practice for Agency Electric Fishing Developments

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The project revealed that much of literature on electric fishing, especially in respect of harmful effects on fish, is contradictory, and there is a paucity of literature on electric fishing of common UK species other than salmonids.

Published 1 January 2002