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  • Spain commits €250k to tackle IUU fishing

    The Spanish Government is committing €250,000 in funding towards the creation of a Global Record of fishing vessels in a bid to help tackle Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated (IUU) fishing. 16 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • FoS certification for Tunisian farm

    Tunisian aquaculture farm L’Aquaculture Tunisienne has received Friend of the Sea (FoS) certification for its sea bass and seabream. 13 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Marine conservation in the British Virgin Islands

    Marine conservation in the British Virgin Isles will be the focus of a two year-long project for the UK Centre for Environment, Fisheries & Aquaculture Science (Cefas) which kicked off this week. 12 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • FDA: Pregnant women should eat more seafood

    New advice from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is encouraging pregnant and breastfeeding women to eat two to three servings of seafood each week to help their babies’ brain develop. 12 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Scot’s creel fishermen awarded vital funding

    The Scottish Government has awarded funding grants to 141 creel fishermen across the country as part of a £400,000 support package to help develop new markets. 12 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New guide to Australian seafood nutrient levels

    Researchers in South Australia have created a scientific database and a set of consumer-oriented information materials on 22 different seafood species. 12 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Epax Omega-3 still FoS

    Friend of the Sea (FoS) has confirmed that Epax Omega-3 concentrates have successfully completed a renewal audit, and can continue to carry the FoS seal of approval. 12 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Concern over herring deal

    The herring agreement between the European Commission and the Faroe Islands must ensure that the Faroese are not rewarded for unsustainable fishing practices, Scottish fishermen have warned. 12 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Oil spill impairs mahi-mahi

    A new study has revealed that juvenile mahi-mahi exposed to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill have demonstrated a decrease their overall swimming performance by up to 37%. 12 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Fish farm pen system video launched

    Fusion Marine has launched a fly-through video featuring its Triton fish farm pen system to give the wider public an insight into the complex engineering processes involved in the design and construction of a conventional fish farm. 11 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Herring dispute nears its end

    European Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, Maria Damanaki, has announced that an agreement has been reached between the EU and Faroe Islands to end the herring dispute. 11 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Oceana calls for an end to deep-sea mining

    Oceana is calling on EU citizens to help push for the suspension of the European Commission’s plans to develop deep-sea mining operations. 11 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Endangered sawfish strategy

    The Shark Specialist Group (SSG) of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) has released a global strategy to prevent extinction and promote recovery of sawfish. 10 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Commission warns Philippines and Papua New Guinea over illegal fishing

    The European Commission has warned the Philippines and Papua New Guinea that they risk being identified as non-cooperative countries in the fight against illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing. 10 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Aquaculture modelling tool

    A complex computer model developed in South Australia is offering commercial operators the chance to more efficiently and sustainably run their businesses. 10 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • New Saudi feed mill

    Saudi Fisheries Company (SFC) has told World Fishing & Aquaculture that it plans to build a new state of the art feed mill for aquaculture feed, at a cost of US$22m. 10 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • EU sea bass management plan

    EU Member States are preparing a sea bass management plan, which concerns the Irish Sea, Celtic Sea, English Channel, and the southern North Sea. 10 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • UK mackerel stocks at a 26-year high

    According to the latest survey by the International Council for the Exploration of the Seas (ICES), North East Atlantic mackerel stocks are at their highest level for over a quarter of a century. 10 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Controversial krill

    Bryan Gibson reports on the topic of krill fishing and asks if krill can be sustainably fished…or if stocks should just be left alone. 09 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Global demand sees farmed fish production soar

    Farmed fish and shellfish production is set to soar between 2010 and 2050 in order to meet projected fish demand worldwide, according to a new report. 09 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • ICES advises on Baltic Sea stocks

    The International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES) has released advice for commercial fish stocks in the Baltic Sea and deep-sea stocks throughout the Northeast Atlantic. 06 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture

  • Asian shore crab alert

    There have been two sightings of the non-native Asian shore crab for the first time in Great Britain and now scientists are asking people to come forward with further evidence. 05 Jun 2014 - World Fishing & Aquaculture