Research and analysis

Development of lightweight backpack electric fishing gear: phase 2

A review of Environment Agency code of practice for electric fishing operations to cover the use of backpack electric fishing equipment.


Development of Lightweight Backpack Electric Fishing Gear - Phase 2

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Requirements for compliance with European and UK electrical legislation have been ascertained and discussions methods for compliance certification held with appropriate bodies. Backpack electric fishing equipment currently in use with the Environment Agency has been examined with regard to compliance with all current regulations and legislation.

Published 1 January 2000