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Demersal discard ban consultation launched

UNITED KINGDOM
Wednesday, January 28, 2015, 01:10 (GMT + 9)

A consultation on how to implement the demersal discard ban in England, in order to ensure English fishermen can financially benefit from the second phase of the discard ban, has been lanunched by Fisheries Minister George Eustice. Pelagic fishermen, whose catch includes herring and mackerel, were banned from the practice this month – this will be extended to the demersal fleet, whose catch includes plaice, hake and cod, in January 2016. The purpose of this consultation is to seek views of those affected on the best ways to manage the landing obligation so fishermen can benefit financially while fishing more sustainably, helping to end the wasteful practice that sees good fish thrown overboard. "The discard ban is one of the most important changes to fisheries management in the last decade and follows three years of hard fought UK-led negotiations ... FULL STORY

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