• Eel sector slams ICES fishing ban advice

    Eel sector slams ICES fishing ban advice

    11th January 2022

    Fishing News readers with long memories may remember seeing many a small boat hauling fyke nets in estuaries and harbours for the live eel market. We carried for many years a small classified ad for Mick’s Eels, the last of…

  • Eel research initiative launched

    Eel research initiative launched

    6th April 2016

    Collaborative research initiative involving scientists and eel fishermen launched Inland Fisheries Ireland is seeking expressions of interest from eel fishermen after it announced that it is establishing a network of scientific fisheries for eel around Ireland, reports Pauric Gallagher. The…


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