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Volume 489: debated on Tuesday 17 March 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what information his Department has collected on the (a) volume, (b) monetary value and (c) port of catch of (i) brown crabs, (ii) velvet crabs, (iii) lobsters, (iv) creel-caught langoustine, (v) whelks, (vi) squat lobsters, (vii) diver-caught or -gathered razor clams and (viii) diver-caught or -gathered king scallops in Scotland in each calendar quarter since 2006. (263531)

The information requested is collected by the Scottish Government and is made available to the Marine and Fisheries Agency through the UK data warehouse, IFISH. The data requested are available for the years 2006 and 2007 and have been placed in the Library of the House.