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Fishermen are concerned about another shellfish extinction

Fishermen on the North East coast who blame dredging for a shellfish die-off are anxious that more silt may be discharged at sea, causing even more damage. Since 2021, thousands of crabs and lobsters have washed ashore on Teesside and North Yorkshire beaches. Campaigners claim that normal dredging on the River Tees unleashed a poisonous […]