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Concern over mackerel stock

THE SCOTTISH Government is becoming increasingly “frustrated” by the continued over-fishing of the mackerel stock by Iceland and the Faroes.   Scientific advice points to the need for a cut in quota Scottish Fisheries Secretary Richard Lochhead said the two countries had been “plundering the mackerel stock for four years now”, and the Scottish quota…
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