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If you have an interest in or are concerned about sea bass angling in Ireland this website is for you.
Latest News & Views
Bass stock decline
1st August, 2014
Bass stock in decline
Hooked Live Show
16th January, 2013
Come and meet Irish Bass at the Hooked Live angling show on 2nd and 3rd February at Ciywest Hotel, Dublin
Irish bass meets Minister Fergus O’Dowd.
7th December, 2012
John Quinlan from Irish Bass met Minister O’Dowd to persuade him that our bass laws should not be changed.
UK Minister’s big boost for bass?
4th December, 2012
Is the big debate on the UK mls for bass about to be re-visited?
The Future of Irish Bass Legislation
28th November, 2012
RTE1 8.30pm Thursday 29th November.
Article in Irish Anglers Digest
15th November, 2011
Ed Fahy’s article in December issue of Irish Anglers Digest
Good News for Bass Anglers
9th November, 2011
Coveney Rejects Commercial Sea Bass Fishing Proposal
Anglers Lead the Way
30th June, 2011
For several years now the SSACN have been campaigning to raise political and public awareness of the depleted state of many of Scotland’s shark, ray and skate stocks.
Meeting with Minister
11th April, 2011
A request has been made for a meeting with our new Minister for Fisheries, Simon Coveney.
YOUR CHANCE TO MAKE A DIFFERENCE in 2011
31st January, 2011
The Irish Bass Group, with the help of other conservation and sea angling organisations, are running a campaign to highlight the need for better management and protection of our sea bass and our sea angling sector.
Fishing by Numbers
25,000,000; number of anglers in Europe.
Did You Know ... ?
"All over the world are the signs of the unsustainability of past generations. If we don't act now, nowhere in the world will there be the fish we need."
John Gummer MP, Ex UK Minister and Chairman of the Marine Stewardship Council.