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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...