Call for evidence – ICES area VIId king scallop fishery closure


The Marine Management Organisation (MMO), acting on behalf of all four UK Fisheries Administrations (UKFAs), is seeking views on a proposal to close the ICES area VIId king scallop (Pectens maximus) fishery between mid-August and mid-October 2021 to vessels of all lengths.

The consultation runs from 26 July 2021 to 8 August 2021 and is on behalf of the four UKFAs.

Further details can be found here.