Release is the catchcry for angling competition

MURRAY Darling Junction Fishing Club’s Shannon Heywood says the community feels even stronger about ensuring people catch and release following the death of more than a million fish on the Darling River.

Two fishing competitions are being held today, with more than 100 people already registered to throw in a line at either the Murray-Darling junction or Fort Courage monthly competitions.

“The releasing is an important aspect as we still want to keep fishing,” Ms Heywood said.

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