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  • Night patrols seek out UK shellfish poaching night_patrolThe Black Fish has launched a series of civilian night patrols around the English coast to track shellfish poaching. Shellfish poaching is a multi-million dollar black market trade, threatening shellfish populations, exploiting migrant workers and ... Read more
  • New campaign targets illegal Fish Aggregating Devices fad_confiscationThey look small and harmless but Fish Aggregating Devices (FADs) are the hidden killers of ocean life, catching large numbers of juvenile (baby) fish, causing bycatch and entangling other wildlife such as turtles and sharks. ... Read more


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