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Fishing for Litter

Fishing for Litter

15/05/2009, by in Fishing & Sea

The Scottish Pelagic Sustainability Group (SPSG) is the latest organisation to back the Fishing for Litter 2008-2011 project, by encouraging its 24 member vessels to sign up.A funding condition of the popular scheme, which originated in Shetland, asked that measures be taken to include all fishi... Read more...

Sea litter scheme praised by <i>Trawlermen</i> skipper

Sea litter scheme praised by Trawlermen skipper

17/04/2009, by in

A well-known skipper in the north-east of Scotland has praised the Fishing for Litter Scheme, which originated in Shetland and is designed to clean up the nation’s seas.Jimmy Buchan of the Peterhead-registered Amity II has been running the scheme aboard his boat for a few years and is convince... Read more...