European Commission logo
INSPIRE Community Forum

3. HILUCS Topic: Fishing

Last updated by Lena Hallin-Pihlatie

Question: How to deal with water bodies that are allowed to be used for hobby fishing, or belong to a fishing association, but are not primarily used for aquaculture or commercial purpose?

Proposal: Insert an additional subtype 1_4_3_AmateurFishing.

1_4_AquacultureAndFishing

This class includes professional fishing and aquaculture.

1_4_1_Aquaculture

This class includes areas used for fish hatcheries and managed grow-out sites.

1_4_2_ProfessionalFishing

This class includes water areas used for professional fishing.

1_4_3_AmateurFishing [EAGLE proposal]

This class includes water areas used for amateur or hobby fishing (Hobby-Angler).
(EAGLE proposal, not yet in HILUCS)

Land Cover & Use

Land Cover & Use

Join this group to share your knowledge, learn and collaborate in solving issues related to the Land Cover and Land Use themes