Closed consultation – Whelk Management Measures 2020 – extension

Closed 1st November 2020

The Welsh Government is consulting on proposals to introduce:

  • an authorisation scheme for licenced and registered UK vessels fishing for whelks (Buccinum undatum) with pots in the Welsh zone
  • an annual limit on the total amount of whelk that can be taken from the Welsh zone
  • a flexible monthly landing cap for authorised vessels

For more information and to respond to the consultation follow this link.

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