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Title: The anti-poaching measures contained in the Salmon Act 1986
Author: Salmon Advisory Committee
Document Type: Monograph
Annotation: Co-published with the Scottish Office Agriculture, Environment and Fisheries Department and the Welsh Office Agriculture Department
This report reviews these measures in the context of other factors which affect poaching and it also makes some recommendations about further legislation. The measures available to enforcement agencies to restrict illegal fishing for salmon are contained in a confusing variety of statutes, and differ in their application in England and Wales as opposed to Scotland.
Publisher: MAFF Publications
Publication Date: 1996
Publication Place: London
Subject Keywords: Salmon fisheriesIllegal practicesFishing rightsFishery policiesFishery managementLegislation
Geographic Keywords: United Kingdom
Taxonomic Keywords: Salmo salarSalmonidae
Extent: 18; + annexes
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