The British Trout Association Ltd (BTA) represents the UK trout farming industry and aims to provide a legislative framework for the industry, to support research and development and to promote marketing activities within the industry.
The Environment Agency regulates the movement of live fish between inland waters. This helps prevent the transfer of damaging fish diseases and parasites and of invasive non-native fish species.
Training in fish related studies and aquaculture are becoming more popular throughout the UK. Exmoor Fisheries has worked closely with students from the following educational establishments.