Salmon and sea trout catch controls 2017 consultations

Read more about the technical case and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) supporting the proposed statutory controls for measures to manage our salmon and sea trout more sustainably

Salmon and sea trout are iconic species in Wales, and yet stocks in many rivers have declined substantially in recent decades and are currently deemed unsustainable.  We are therefore not securing the potential benefits for Wales that would result from healthy fish populations and the fisheries they can support.


Related document downloads

Fishing control proposals Briefing note update 16-03-2018 PDF [185.1 KB]
Executive summary PDF [265.4 KB]