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Ireland

Saving Seafood and Harnessing our Ocean Wealth

Saving Seafood and Harnessing our Ocean Wealth

A Submission to Government by the Irish South & West Fish Producers’ Organisation The Irish South & West Fish Producers Organisation  and Octavian Consulting have compiled a submission to Government on a strategy for action and investment in Ireland’s Seafood...

Regional

Europe

Difficult fish talks define future relationship with EU

Difficult fish talks define future relationship with EU

Protracted annual negotiations to set total allowable catches (TACs) for shared fish stocks in the North Sea between the EU, the UK, Norway as well as the Faroe Islands are ongoing almost two months after the end of the Brexit transition period. With the UK acting as...

International

No fatalities four years in a row

No fatalities four years in a row

No Icelander lost his or her life at sea in 2020. This is the fourth year in a row with no fatalities occurring in the Icelandic fleet and the seventh year since the turn of the century. Accidents at sea reported to the Icelandic Health Insurance have also decreased...

Research

Happy Birthday Buoys

Happy Birthday Buoys

Today on World Meteorological Day, the Irish Marine Institute and Ireland's National Meteorological Service, Met Éireann, are celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Irish Marine Data Buoy Observation Network. The theme of this year's World Meteorological Day is 'The...

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