Predator crisis leads to calls from anglers for urgent action

17 Jul

IRATE anglers have been up in arms about the damage being done to our fishing by mass predation, and have called for urgent action before its too late.

FJC6FN Cormorant (Phalacrocorax Carbo) drying wings perched on a no fishing sign in Chichester harbour. Ironic image humorous caption contest material.

Author and river fishery owner John Bailey gave a powerful speech about predator issue to the Barbel Society annual show. …Continue reading »

Antis target Angling Trust

13 Apr

A LAST-ditch attempt was made by the Hunt Saboteurs Association to disrupt the Angling Trust’s Cormorant Watch website.

F28ETA Brian May joins anti Hunt protesters outside parliament Featuring: Atmosphere Where: London, United Kingdom When: 14 Jul 2015

The sabs were encouraging its supporters to record bogus sightings of cormorants, goosanders and mergansers on the website to derail …Continue reading »