Coarse fishing close season – the debate

15 March – 15 June is the close season for coarse fishing. Coarse fishing on rivers is banned during this period but angling on still waters continues. A recent survey revealed that 71% of the 7,000 anglers who voted were in favour of abolishing the close season. But would that be a good idea?

Where’s the evidence?

Those in favour of ending the close season argue that there is Continue reading “Coarse fishing close season – the debate”