The ESRI is undertaking research on the socio-economics of inland fisheries within Ireland, with the objective of providing evidence that will support policy decisions regarding the management of fisheries resources and angling within Ireland. The current research programme will run for three years, from 2015 to 2018, including topics such as:

• The economic benefits of a fishery in a rural location;
• Angling preferences and experiences among non-Irish nationals;
• An analysis of recreational angling demand in Ireland;
• Preferences of international tourist anglers.

To inform our research we are looking for the views and opinions of anglers.

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