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THEY’RE OUR FISHERIES, SO LET’S CARE FOR THEM FISHING GUIDELINES The following principles serve as useful guidelines in helping anglers care for and help to sustain the recreational fisheries in Antrim and Newtownabbey: • Quickly and correctly return unwanted or illegal catch to the water • Quickly and humanely kill fish that are kept for consumption • Use only appropriate, legal tackle and value each catch • Take no more than our immediate needs • Support and encourage activities that preserve, restore and enhance fisheries and fish habitat • Understand and observe all fishing regulations and report illegal fishing activities • Prevent pollution and protect wildlife by removing rubbish • Take care when boating and anchoring to avoid damage to wildlife and habitat • Use established roads and tracks • Report environmental damage • Avoid unnecessary interactions with wildlife species and their habitats • Practise courtesy towards all those who use inland and coastal waters • Obtain permission from landholders and traditional owners before entering land • Care for our own safety and the safety of others when fishing.

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ANTRIM & NEWTOWNABBEY BOROUGH ANGLING GUIDE

Angling Guide: Antrim and Newtownabbey 2018  
Angling Guide: Antrim and Newtownabbey 2018