Changes to demersal trawl regulations
The UK’s Marine Management Organisation has advised that from 29 May 2015 all vessels in the Celtic Sea using bottom trawls and seines of mesh size range between 70-119mm must insert a 120mm Square Meshed Panel (SMP), and the rear edge of the panel must be no further than 9m from the codline.

This is a syndicated post. Read the original at World Fishing & Aquaculture - News 2015-05-29.

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