Access to Scottish waters must not be “used as a bargaining chip in Brexit negotiations”, the Fisheries Minister has warned.
Retaining fishing quotas and supporting a discard ban in principle are two key aspects of a Scottish Government paper on the future of fisheries.
Two fishermen have been reunited with their boats amid an ongoing impasse over fishing rights.
The UK cannot continue to accept the unequal application of a deal with the Republic of Ireland over fishing rights, a Government spokesman has said.
Salmon fishing season was officially opened with a "tight line" toast in historic Perthshire.
Major repairs will be needed to Arbroath Harbour after a large section of the wall collapsed into the sea.
Madam, – I attended the traditional opening of the Tay salmon season at Meikleour and enjoyed a happy occasion.
Celebrations to mark the start of salmon season have been marred by a worrying decline in River Tay stocks.
Angler Phil Rennie feared he would never savour a salmon season again after a devastating motorbike crash.
The UK Government must give details on how Scotland’s forestry and fishing sectors will be funded post-Brexit, Rural Economy Secretary Fergus Ewing has said.