||Resolution of the Minister of Environment No. 86 of 2015 regulating the practice of some fishing activities.
|Type of legislation:
||Regulation, Decree, Ordinance
|Entry into force:
||Legislation Online in Arabic ALMEEZAN - Qatar Legal Portal, Qatar PDF in Arabic (consulted on 2016-10-07)
||This Resolution consisting of 6 articles aims at regulating certain fishing activities. It prohibits fishing with the following tools: gill nets with three layers, nets made of nylon (monofilament), nets for benthic trawling and cast nets. It prohibits fishing with: trawls in waters deeper than 10 meters; air rifle fishing during the breeding season; a long string non-conforming to the specifications determined by the competent department at the Ministry of Environment; some types of depth fishing with the use of rifles and cylinders; and mesh nets below the permitted measures (indicated in detail).