Saturday, March 31, 2007

US experts in bid to boost predator stocks

An advanced musky rearing programme is under way in Wisconsin, US. By collecting eggs from different waters with a big fish pedigree, fishery scientists hope to boost stocks and improve fishing for the future.

Food for thought as regards the future of pike fishing in lowland areas of the UK most at risk of climate change..?

While the Environment Agency makes much capital from its stocking efforts with other species, pike do not currently feature in its plans.

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