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Night intentional wels catfish fishing is strictly prohibited.
If you accidentally catch a wels catfish at night, keep it in captivity is forbidden.
Buoy fishing is stricly prohibited in all rivers of Rhone department. Moreover, this fishing technique is dangerous for ships navigation.
- Offences punished by a 3750€ fine (L228-5 article from the rural code and sea fishing)
- Disastrous image (and smell !) send to public
- Useless or even counterproductive to limit populations (more informations in our latest study in 2016 - french version only)