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S5W-07053: Neil Findlay (Lothian)

Scottish Labour

Date lodged: 8 February 2017

To ask the Scottish Government which (a) river catchment areas and (b) lochs are covered by protection orders, and when each order (i) was lodged and (ii) will expire.

Answered by: Roseanna Cunningham 22 February 2017

14 Protection Orders have been made under Schedule 3 of the Salmon and Freshwater Fisheries (Consolidation) (Scotland) Act 2003. They have no end date until they are revoked.

A full list of the prescribed areas which includes the date on which they were put in place is available from the Marine Scotland website: http://www.gov.scot/Resource/0051/00514197.pdf.