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Jul 17,2009

IFCA Announcement

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Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authorities Minister announces the district boundaries for new Inshore Fishing and Conservation Authorities (IFC authorities) The Marine and Coastal Access Bill, which is expected to receive Royal Assent in Autumn 2009, will reform inshore fisheries management in England by replacing Sea Fisheries Committees (SFCs) with newly created IFC authorities. IFC authorities will ...
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Jul 10,2009  by SACN

Looking for Answers

imageFor immediate release Angling research questionnaire, July 10th 2009       Angling Trust calls for anglers to help with new research into the benefits of angling A major, new research programme on the social and community benefits of angling is ... [full story]

Jul 04,2009  by SACN

Angling Trust wins access for anglers at sea

imageFor immediate release 4th July 2009       Angling Trust wins access for anglers at sea The announcement yesterday by the Fisheries Minister Huw Irranca-Davies MP that recreational sea anglers will not be excluded from Marine Conservation Zones (MCZs) has ... [full story]

Jun 24,2009  by SACN

Anglers Have Nothing to Fear

imageSALTER SAYS SEA ANGLERS HAVE NOTHING TO FEAR FROM THE MARINE BILL AND ALL ANGLERS HAVE MUCH TO GAIN FROM “ONCE IN A GENERATION” OVERHAUL OF FISHERIES LAW   Parliamentary spokesman for Angling and Reading West MP Martin Salter spoke yesterday in ... [full story]

Jun 24,2009  by SACN

Article 47 - DEFRA Consults on New Wording

imageFurther to the letter which we sent in May seeking views on an Impact Assessment of the costs and benefits of the proposed Control Regulation, the Commission has recently published an amended text to the proposal. This document was published as ... [full story]

Jun 24,2009  by SACN

Sea anglers selling fish are cast adrift

imageFor immediate release 24th June 2009       Sea anglers selling fish are cast adrift The Marine Committee of the Angling Trust meeting in June agreed that they would only represent recreational sea anglers. The meeting confirmed that the EAA ... [full story]

Jun 23,2009  by SACN

Marine Bill - Next Steps

imageWith the Marine Bill returning to the Commons on 23rd June 2009, a newsletter summarises where we are now, and what happens next. see:  http://www.defra.gov.uk/marine/pdf/legislation/marine-news10.pdf ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ From debate on 23rd June: http://www.theyworkforyou.com/debates/?id=2009-06-23a.696.0 Martin Salter MP A few days ago, in my capacity as chair of the ... [full story]

Jun 23,2009  by SACN

Danes say NO to Article 47

imageNo to quotas on recreational fisheries Food [and fisheries] Minister Eva Kjer Hansen rejects the proposal from EU Commission, which among other things will introduce quota for the recreational fisheries. Instead the Danish minister calls for real simplification of the Commission proposal ... [full story]

Jun 22,2009  by SACN

Anglers Welcome Marine Bill

imageFor immediate release 19th June 2009       Recreational anglers welcome Marine and Coastal Access Bill The Angling Trust this week welcomed the Marine and Coastal Access Bill, due to be debated in the House of Commons on June 23rd. ... [full story]

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