Scottish shellfish catch restrictions come into force

Published on
April 19, 2017

New measures to protect the sustainability of shellfish stocks have come into effect in Scotland, imposing daily limits on a number of species for fishermen operating without a license. 

The new restrictions are:

One lobster

10 nephrops

Five crabs (edible, green, spider and velvet) either of one of the named species or a combination<…

Contributing Editor reporting from London, UK

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