Fishery Watch is a 100% Independent Angling Promotion & Protection organisation, we are not governed by any government body. We cover the whole of the United Kingdom and beyond. We go anywere angling needs us to promote and preserve it's future. We are a NOT FOR PROFIT organisation, we are also in the process of registering as a charity, We do not have any salaried staff and never will have. Just volunteer Anglers & Water Keepers all over the United Kingdom, working to together as one. The only thing we answer to is the Law of the land.
We support Fisheries in every way possible, from training club & fishery bailiff's to providing fishery enforcement through our nationwide team of Water Keepers, this includes surveylance both day & night.
Support and advice on netting operations, work parties, water clearance, help with open days, legal matters, predation, evasive species, polution, fish disease.
We will also be offering online training for your club/fishery Bailiff's, via our online training facility that is currently being developed by us.
Fishery Watch is here to promote and support anglers in every aspect of our great sport. If you fish with rod & line, then we are here for you.
We will campaign on topics that effect your angling, we will help with legal matters, we will bring your concerns to the attention of the relevant authorities and assist you.
Fishery Watch will investigate & report fishery crime, if you see it, report it, if you do not get the response you need, we will follow it up with the relevant authority and get you the answers you deserve.
We will be providing FREE angling tuition for children & disabled people, disadvantaged children, it is also intended to help children and adults that are looking to get away from crime and learn new skills.
Fishery Watch feels that angling can provide a great way of getting children and adults outdoors, people with mental health issues can benefit greatly from angling, we intend to give people the opportunity to experience what angling can do for them.
We will also be holding events for schools and organizations that care for children and adults with learning dissabilities.
It is planned that Fishery Watch will be arranging fishing matches around the country for children and adult's of all ages.
We are also on the lookout for talented anglers in all areas of the country, to enable us to form regional Fishery Watch teams all around the country to participate in matches.
If you are interested in being a team member or forming a team in your area, please get in touch.
Fishery Watch is dedicated to supporting Sea Anglers, there are lots of issues that effect sea fishing in and around our shores that need addressing, and we are here to help sea fishing in anyway we can.
We have our own in house sea fishing consultant, Peter Baker, he is a very experienced sea fisherman, Peter brings a lot of knowledge to Fishery Watch and is not afraid to use it.
If you are a sea angler, and you need assistance in anyway, simply get in touch with Peter and the chances are he will be able to help.