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Scotland's Salmon Netsmen - mono (136 images)

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Catching the Tide, a long-term project by photographer Colin McPherson which documented the work of Scotland's last remaining salmon net fishermen betwee 1996 and 2007. The once-thriving Scottish salmon netting industry fell into decline in the 1970s and 1980s when the numbers of fish caught reduced due to environmental and economic reasons. In 2016, a three-year ban was imposed by the Scottish Government on the advice of scientists to try to boost dwindling stocks which anglers and...
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