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Danish fishermen call for seal cull

Fishermen in Denmark have backed calls for a seal cull to protect dwindling fish stocks.

Gray seals are protected under Danish law but fishermen argue that seal numbers have reached unsustainable levels.

Seals have reportedly attacked fishing nets in an attempt to take the fish for themselves.

Julie Peacock reports.

  • 15 Apr 2013
  • From the section Europe