MEPs vote in favour of Skagerrak discard ban

MEPs have voted to adopt a ban on discarding in the Skagerrak. Credit: S.McGowan/AMC 2008/Marine Photobank

MEPs have voted to adopt a ban on discarding unwanted fish of 35 species caught in the Skagerrak (between the North Sea and the Baltic), that will take effect gradually between 2014-2016.

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