Environmental impacts of pot fishing

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The findings of new research go against previous thinking around the damage caused by pot fishing to the seabed.

Associated journal article: Sarah C. Gall, Lynda D. Rodwell, Sarah Clark, Tim Robbins, Martin J. Attrill, Luke A. Holmes, Emma V. Sheehan. The impact of potting for crustaceans on temperate rocky reef habitats: Implications for managementMarine Environmental Research, 2020; 162: 105134 DOI: 10.1016/j.marenvres.2020.105134

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