Fishing Industry News
Fishing Industry News – the latest headlines & stories, plus updates on European fisheries
HM Coastguard has said the EPIRB which activated after the liferaft inflated played a major part in saving the crew of the ‘’J-Sea’ which capsized late last Saturday evening.
The Navy Diving unit has begun recovery operations this morning on the body of missing Wexford fisherman, Willie Whelan (41).
The Marine Management Organisation (MMO) announce February 2020 catch limit consultation. Closing date is the 27 January 2020
A body has been recovered from the sunken trawler, Alize, during the search for missing fisherman, Willie Whelan
The Marine Management Organisation (MMO) are administering a new £15.4 million Maritime & Fisheries Fund (MFF).
The workforce in the fishing sector across the EU is ageing and motivating young people to take up fishing careers has become increasingly difficult.
A graphic reminder from the Marine Climate Change Impact Partnership (MCCIP) Report Card 2020 published last week shows a major increase in water temperatures around Ireland & the UK
Skipper of MFV ‘Tranquillity’ BF7’ and the vessel owners in a prosecution brought by the Marine Management Organisation (MMO) for fisheries offences.
The new EU Commissioner for Fisheries addressed the EU PECH Committee in Brussels for the first time today.
A new report suggests that Atlantic Bluefin Tuna and Anchovies could replace Mackerel and other traditional fish in the North Sea by 2050.
The Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government has announced an extension to the deadline for submissions for Public Consultation on the NMPF.
The Maritime and Coast Guard Agency (MCA) has announced that they will be stepping-up the monitoring of the fishing industry in the UK.
The implementation of a Catch Recording App on behalf of the Marine Management Organisation in the UK has been estimated to cost £1.8m.