According to the website of the Moscow-Oka territorial administration Rosrybolovstva, from the beginning of spawning prohibition of water objects of the Nizhniy Novgorod region 196 fisheries conducted offshore activities to monitor compliance with the mandatory requirements. During the raids revealed 90 of violations of illegal fishing, including 10 with evidence of a criminal offense. Inspectors seized more than 300 pieces of illegal fishing gear and about 800 kg of fish, of which 340 kg failed to produce in their natural habitat.
Fishery inspection recalls that, for water bodies of commercial fishing importance of the Nizhny Novgorod region in accordance with clause 30.26.2. p. 30.26. Fishing rules for the Volga-Caspian fishery basin, there are restrictions on the catch of aquatic biological resources, including fish in the spring. Until June 15, prohibited fishing by all fishing gears except for one float or bottom fishing rod from the shore with a total of hooks no more than 2 pieces on tools of production from one citizen out of spawning areas, specified in Annex No. 6 to Rules of fishery “the List of spawning sites, located on water objects of fishery of Volzhsko-Caspian fishery basin”.