Sea Fisheries (Trawling, Netting and Dredging) (Amendment No. 4) (Jersey) Regulations 2017

Made                                                                   27th September 2017

Coming into force                                                     4th October 2017

THE STATES, in pursuance of Articles 2 and 29 of the Sea Fisheries (Jersey) Law 1994[1], have made the following Regulations –

1        Amendment to the Sea Fisheries (Trawling, Netting and Dredging) (Jersey) Regulations 2001

In the Sea Fisheries (Trawling, Netting and Dredging) (Jersey) Regulations 2001[2] –

(a)     after Article 3 there shall be inserted the following Article –

It is prohibited to use a trawl net or dredge within an area described in Schedule 1A.”.

(b)     after Schedule 1 there shall be inserted the following Schedule –

“SCHEDULE 1A

(Regulation 3A)

AREAS within which trawling or dredging is prohibted

1.       The waters at Les Écréhous situated within the area denoted by the following co-ordinates (using the World Geodetic System 1984 (‘WGS84’) reference system) beginning with co-ordinate number 1 and joining in the sequence given, in a series of straight lines, co-ordinates 1 to 8 and then joining co-ordinate 8 to co-ordinate 1 –

 

Co-ordinate
number

Latitude (WGS84)

Longitude (WGS84)

1

49°18.146N

001°55.000W

2

49°17.630N

001°54.200W

3

49°16.391N

001°54.583W

4

49°16.076N

001°54.827W

5

49°16.350N

001°56.250W

6

49°16.550N

001°57.855W

7

49°17.802N

001°58.490W

8

49°18.200N

001°57.400W

2.       The waters at Les Minquiers situated within the area denoted by following the co-ordinates (using the WGS84 reference system) beginning with co-ordinate number 1 and joining in the sequence given, in a series of straight lines, co-ordinates 1 to 11 and then joining co-ordinate 11 to co-ordinate 1 –

 

Co-ordinate
number

Latitude (WGS84)

Longitude (WGS84)

1

49°00.221N

002°10.900W

2

49°00.102N

002°07.196W

3

48°59.349N

002°07.199W

4

48°59.357N

002°05.604W

5

48°58.199N

002°02.800W

6

48°58.029N

002°02.699W

7

48°57.299N

002°03.708W

8

48°57.293N

002°06.195W

9

48°56.598N

002°06.198W

10

48°56.601N

002°10.900W

11

49°00.220N

002°10.900W”.

2        Citation and commencement

These Regulations may be cited as the Sea Fisheries (Trawling, Netting and Dredging) (Amendment No. 4) (Jersey) Regulations 2017 and shall come into force 7 days after they are made.

l.-m. hart

Deputy Greffier of the States

 


 



[1]                                    chapter 14.825

[2]                                    chapter 14.825.88


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