The seal was even issued a permit by the Loch Lomond Angling Improvement Association that allows him to fish legally in the waters.How appropriate that Andre may eventually be sent to St Andrews.
Tuesday 29 April 2003
A fishy story
Anglers are angry with Andre the Seal who has been out-fishing his human competitors near Loch Lomond. Threats to shoot Andre seem a bit excessive - after all it is quite likely that the seal or his forefathers had homesteaded the waters around the Loch before the humans. These matters are best resolved by a proper demarcation of property rights. In the meantime, bureaucracy has found a solution: