John's Long Ling

John's Ling caught on a Newquay Sea Safaris and Fishing Trip aboard Atlantic Explorer

Delighted John caught this 20lbs Ling aboard our new Catamaran "Atlantic Explorer" this fish was sustainably caught with a rod and line using squid as bait . Skipper chris Lowe said " it put up a good fight but John was keen to have it home for his supper". The fishermen were targeting pollack when a Tope also took the line. Gary released the 1.6m Tope after carefully removing the hook and handled as per advice from the Shark Trust. Details of the catch were sent to the Shark Trust. Gary with 30lbs Tope caught on Newquay Sea Safaris and Fishing Boat Trip