Leading Journal of the Irish & UK Fishing Industries

Ireland

Risks and opportunities for demersal fisheries in warming seas

Risks and opportunities for demersal fisheries in warming seas

By Lia ní Aodha More black sole, less monk and megs Adding to the already existing work that shows how climate change has affected marine fish populations and their associated fisheries, new research was published last month (August) investigating the potential future...

Regional

Newlyn scene wins top photo competition

Newlyn scene wins top photo competition

The Shipwrecked Mariners' Society charity has announced the winners of its annual photography competition. The winning picture was taken by Laurence Hartwell and shows trawlers with their catches at the fish market in Newlyn, Cornwall . Picture Editor at the i, Sophie...

Europe

Fishermen blown away by offshore wind energy escalation plans

Fishermen blown away by offshore wind energy escalation plans

As part of the Green Deal, the European Commission has announced the goal to increase the EU’s offshore energy production twenty times to achieve climate neutrality by 2050. The European Commission aims to meet this target while at the same time managing the maritime...

International

Fishermen blown away by offshore wind energy escalation plans

Fishermen blown away by offshore wind energy escalation plans

As part of the Green Deal, the European Commission has announced the goal to increase the EU’s offshore energy production twenty times to achieve climate neutrality by 2050. The European Commission aims to meet this target while at the same time managing the maritime...

Research

New Report Shines A Light On Financial Struggles Of UK Fishermen

New Report Shines A Light On Financial Struggles Of UK Fishermen

Seafarers UK today release landmark research into the plight of fishing communities’ financial health – highlighting the lack of a ‘safety net’ for those working as share fishers, and exploring the impacts of a lack of financial planning on fishing families’ financial...

Notices

Discontinuation Of Differential Global Positioning System (DGPS)

Discontinuation Of Differential Global Positioning System (DGPS)

Commissioners Of Irish Lights Notice To Mariners The Commissioners of Irish Lights hereby give notice that after careful consideration of the results of a comprehensive user consultation process, the General Lighthouse Authorities for the UK and Ireland have concluded...