HC Deb 14 October 1991 vol 196 c94W
Sir Michael Shaw

To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (1) what assessment he has made of the record of the north-east salmon fishery in matters of conservation;

(2) if he will exclude the north-east salmon fishery from planned conservation measures.

Mr. Curry

My Department, together with the Scottish Office, has been undertaking a review of all the salmon net fisheries off north-east England and eastern Scotland in accordance with the requirements of section 39 of the Salmon Act 1986.

Our report will be presented to Parliament shortly.

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