The accidental privatisation of fishing quota has hurt coastal communities

With a new Fisheries Bill we can change this

Griffin Carpenter wrote for Bright Blue’s Conservation Conversation blog about the opportunity a UK Fisheries Bill presents to change policy and reclaim fishing quota as a public resource and allocate it for public good.

Next week fishers, policymakers, and interest groups will be meeting to plan the future of the inshore fisheries’. This is a chance to consider proposals that would work for the whole industry and wider society.”

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