Fishing resources

Protect Ireland’s fisheries resources and spot rare shad

A total of 647 items of illegal fishing gear and 301 fishing nets measuring 13.8 km were seized by fisheries staff last year. Statistics also show that 187,426 hours were spent protecting Ireland’s fishery resources. The monitored area included 74,000 km of rivers and streams, 128,000 hectares of lakes and 5,500 km of coastline in […]