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SITA Trust funds improvements to rivers in Wales SITA Trust funds improvements to rivers in Wales

SITA Trust grants £118,000 to the Severn Rivers Trust to provide environmental benefits to the River Severn catchment.

04 October 2013

Weapons found during fishing operation Weapons found during fishing operation

Two anglers have been detained after a poaching operation also revealed suspected illegal weapons.

03 October 2013

Health of oceans is deteriorating fast Health of oceans is deteriorating fast

IPSO report says that the health of the oceans is deteriorating faster than had previously been thought.

03 October 2013

Police call off search for missing angler Jaroslaw Andrykiewicz Police call off search for missing angler Jaroslaw Andrykiewicz

Jaroslaw Andrykiewicz was swept out to sea while fishing at Ramore Head in Portrush on Saturday, September 14, 2013.

02 October 2013

A free fishing taster session at Buckland Lake Fishery A free fishing taster session at Buckland Lake Fishery

Fishing lake and nature reserve set to open for taster day on Saturday, October 12, 2013.

02 October 2013

Is it time for the otter to be controlled? Is it time for the otter to be controlled?

One of the great conservation success stories! Otters, a native species brought back from the brink of extinction in the UK, threaten native fish stocks.

01 October 2013

Two Somerset anglers banned from elver fishing for seven years Two Somerset anglers banned from elver fishing for seven years

Two men have been banned from elver fishing for seven years after being caught using illegal nets on the River Parrett in Somerset.

30 September 2013

Tons of dead fish found in a lake near Rio de Janeiro's Olympic Park Tons of dead fish found in a lake near Rio de Janeiro's Olympic Park

10 tons of dead fish found in lake located near future Olympic Park in Rio de Janeiro.

30 September 2013

GM Salmon - a threat to wild species ecosystem? GM Salmon - a threat to wild species ecosystem?

A new study shows that genetically modified, fast-growing salmon could have serious consequences for the ecosystem if released to the wild.

16 September 2013

Poole boat skipper fined for illegal fishing in Poole Harbour Poole boat skipper fined for illegal fishing in Poole Harbour

An angler from Creekmoor, Poole, has been ordered to pay over £5,000 in fines for fishing illegally in an unlicensed boat in a prohibited area of Poole Harbour, UK.

26 September 2013