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Fishing Info

Screenshot of Fishing info map

ESSP identified an opportunity to bring partners’ data together to develop a service for the UK angling community providing local fishing-related environmental information. Joining up with the Angling Trust, the Environment Agency has supported the development of the Fishing Info website (www.fishinginfo.co.uk) which went live in October 2013. The website is fully mobile-responsive in nature so it can be used easily and efficiently on PCs, laptops, tablets and smartphones. In addition to providing a range of information for anglers, the website also provides a link to the Post Office website where rod licences can be purchased.


November 2016 Newsletter
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May 2016 Newsletter
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Autumn 2015 Newsletter
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Spring 2015 Newsletter
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Spring 2014 Newsletter
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