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Fisherman’s Dock, Poole Harbour, U.K.

Statistics from 2012 indicate that 75 boats, 90% of which are under ten metres in length, landed 957 tonnes of fish and shellfish, with a value of £1.8 million.

However, the fleet is gradually declining, partly due to rising fuel costs and E.U. fishing quotas.
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Fisherman’s Dock, Poole Harbour, U.K.<br />
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Statistics from 2012 indicate that 75 boats, 90% of which are under ten metres in length, landed 957 tonnes of fish and shellfish, with a value of £1.8 million. <br />
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However, the fleet is gradually declining, partly due to rising fuel costs and E.U. fishing quotas.