WWF statement on Commission's proposal for fishing opportunities in the Baltic Sea
Illegal and unreported fisheries are flourishing. The proposal from the Commission does not provide even the slightest hope that illegal activities will come to an end.
"With this proposal, the Commission is failing to live up to its responsibilities to maintain Baltic Sea cod stocks," says Espen Nordberg, Fisheries Officer at WWF-Denmark.
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