Poachers a problem as crayfish season gets underway

3:29 min

Sweden's much anticipated crayfish season officially kicked-off today with the public allowed to catch their own crustaceans for free for the next five weekends from the country's second largest lake.

However, as Radio Sweden finds out, for the small band of commercial fishermen on Lake Vättern allowed to catch crayfish all summer, illegal poaching is threatening their livelihoods.

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