How can it work together? Is win win situation really possible? Those were two key questions on the study visit in Soca valley in Slovenia in early June 2014. Fishing and water sports on the same river are two important sectors that emerged and developed at the same time. Cooperation and regulation made it possible to create synergies both for users and ecosystems. The repopulation of native marble trout is one of key indicators that it can be done. TRAP partners were able to see and experience how Tolmin angling club developed it's mission till today's very important role in the region. The afternoon part of the visit was dedicated to water sports that also developed in the past twenty years. Above mentioned fishing and water sports are just two of the important stakeholder groups that are present on the river, but the case shows that cooperation within the catchment can have added value for all stakeholders.
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