Low Impact Fishers of Europe are an umbrella organisation representing the rights of small-scale fishers under 12 metres using non-towed gears
The BLOOM Association has claimed that Dutch beam trawlers using electric pulse fishing equipment are still operating illegally.
The 2018 implementation report of the European Maritime and Fisheries Fund (EMFF) is now available.
The Agriculture & Fisheries Council reached a political agreement on a regulation concerning the 2020 catch limits for the main commercial fish stocks in the Atlantic & the North Sea.
Elspeth Macdonald, chief executive of the Scottish Fishermen’s Federation (SFF), said the main damage for the Scottish industry was the 50% cut in Cod