Super trawlers “hoover up” fish off Donegal coast


There are calls for the Irish Government and Agriculture Minister Charlie McConalogue to engage with EU counterparts in a bid to ban super trawlers from Irish waters.

Yesterday, two Dutch registered super trawlers were spotted fishing off Donegal Bay.

Donegal Deputy Padraig MacLochlainn says continuing to allow super trawlers hoover up fish in Irish waters is completely unacceptable: