Ecological Report is a Side Quest in New World which takes place in Ebonscale Reach. Side Quests are optional tasks that the player can complete for additional experience and rewards but are not required in order to move the story forward. However, Side Quests can also have their own story progression that can influence other aspects of the game. This page provides guided information on completing the Ecological Report quest as well as details on its related NPCs, objectives, rewards and more.
New World Ecological Report Quest Guide
Ecological Report is part of the Fishing Quest chain which consists of special Side Quests focused on the Fishing Trade Skill. Each quest requires the player to complete a Fishing-related task and also serves as a soft introduction to various Fishing mechanics such as Bait, Fish Size & Rarity, Hotspots and more. There are 15 Quests in the chain and each rewards a piece of equipment useful in Fishing, along with other rewards.
- Each Quest must be completed in order before the next one is unlocked.
- Completing this quest chain is currently the only way to acquire one of the 4 Legendary Fishing Poles.
- Note that while you can begin the Quest Chain as early as Character Level 3 and there are no further level requirements, you will be visiting some of the higher-level Territories and venturing into them at lower levels can prove perilous. Furthermore, the equipment rewarded have level requirements before you can use them so consider taking your time with these quests.
- See the Fishing page for other related info
How to Get Ecological Report Quest
The Ecological Report Quest can be obtained as follows:
- Complete previous quest in the chain: Corruption-Tinged Fish
Ecological Report Walkthrough
Obtain various levels of fish fillet for Master Fisher Chang in Ebonscale to assess the health of the island's underwater denizens.
0/25 - Obtain Fish Filet
0/25 - Obtain Firm Fish Filet
0/25 - Obtain Tender Fish Filet
0/25 - Obtain Delicate Fish Filet
- Speak to Laquan Chang.
- Obtain Fish Filet, Firm Fish Filet, Tender Fish Filet, Delicate Fish Filet. You will need 25 of each.
- Deliver the filets to Gaspar Machera, found at the northwest tip of Siren's Stand in Reekwater. Follow the road going southeast from the settlement.
Unlike other quests in the chain, the items required can be obtained by any means, whether you fish and salvage the items yourself, have the items on you before accepting the quest, or purchase them through the Trading Post.
If you wish to catch the fish yourself, Common fish such as Bass, Bluefish, Flounder and Mackerel yield Fish Filet and a small amount of Firm Fish Filet when salvaged. Uncommon fish such as Catfish, Cod and Halibut yield a lot of Firm Fish Filet and some Tender Fish Filet. Finally, Swordfish is your best bet for Delicate Fish Filet.
Check the Fishing guide for all fish locations.
Ecological Report Rewards
- Fishing Reward Box 5 (Contains: Fierce Fisherman's Hat, Fierce Fisherman's Smock, Fierce Fisherman's Trousers)
- Note that you can only receive one of these items.
- 3,000 XP
- 112.50 Coin
- 250 Territory Standing
- 15 Azoth
Completing Ecological Report will also unlock the next quest in the chain: To Be a Grand Master
Ecological Report Enemies & Bosses
You may encounter some of the following enemies during this quest:
You must defeat the following Bosses to progress in the Quest:
Ecological Report Notes and Tips
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