IWDG on TV3 news highlighting pair trawling in the Shannon

13th Nov 2017

Dr Simon Berrow highlighted the IWDG's legitimate concerns over sprat fishing in the Shannon estuary on TV3's 3news at 5.30 today. You can see the interview at: 

https://vimeo.com/243901078

Even though the pair trawlers have now left the Lower River Shannon SAC and are fishing off West Cork, the impacts of removing tonnes of sprat on the Shannon Estuary's resident pod of dolphins and the ecosystem is concerning.  

Read the full story here: http://www.iwdg.ie/news/?id=2711