Inshore fishing vessels under-10 metres are being refused access to the Temporary Voluntary Tie-Up Scheme due to an oversight by the Sea-Fisheries Protection Authority in enforcing the registration of Sales Notes.
It has been reported that commercial shellfish harvesting has ceased along the west and southwest coasts after high levels of toxins were found during routine monitoring
The SFPA is warning the public not to gather shellfish in the Castlemaine Harbour area for personal consumption for the coming weeks due to the presence of a marine toxin,
The International Council for the Exploration of the Seas (ICES) has released its advice on Haddock quotas for 2021 for Rockall, the Irish Sea and the North Sea, West of Scotland, Skagerrak
The new Government under Michaél Martin has snubbed the Irish fishing industry in the failure to appoint a Minister for State with Responsibilities for Fisheries.
The International Council for Marine Research (ICES) has released its advice for 2021 Cod quotas on the West Coast of Scotland, the Celtic Seas and the Irish Sea.