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Consultation on proposed conservation measures to introduce a licensing system for wild salmon in Scotland

Consultation on proposed conservation measures to introduce a licensing system for wild salmon in Scotland

Friday, February 6, 2015

ISBN: 9781785440939

Scottish Ministers are inviting views on proposed conservation measures which would seek to ban the killing of wild salmon except under licence along with an accompanying carcass tagging scheme to ensure compliance.

Executive Summary

A public consultation on statutory conservation measures which runs from 6 February 2015 to 30 April 2015. The consultation seeks views on the proposed ban on the killing of wild salmon except under licence along with an accompanying carcass tagging scheme to ensure compliance.

Stakeholders are invited to use the consultation period to offer their views on both the principle of the proposals and how they might operate in practice.