Category Archives: Lobster

NFI Statement on announcement of Tariffs on Chinese Seafood in current trade dispute: ‘Please, demonstrate real leadership’

Continue reading NFI Statement on announcement of Tariffs on Chinese Seafood in current trade dispute: ‘Please, demonstrate real leadership’

Of LCA – “Choice matters: The environmental costs of producing meat, seafood”… “Many seafood choices have low impact on the environment”

Continue reading Of LCA – “Choice matters: The environmental costs of producing meat, seafood”… “Many seafood choices have low impact on the environment”

COLLATERAL DAMAGE: Maine lobster industry urges Trump not to consider imposing tariifs on seafood imports from China

Continue reading COLLATERAL DAMAGE: Maine lobster industry urges Trump not to consider imposing tariifs on seafood imports from China

PIONEERING whale feces research: Feces from entangled N. Atlantic right whales reveals ‘sky-high’ stress hormone levels; Interactions with fishing gear cited

Continue reading PIONEERING whale feces research: Feces from entangled N. Atlantic right whales reveals ‘sky-high’ stress hormone levels; Interactions with fishing gear cited

STANIFORD’s FOI-emails expose alleged Scottish Gov’t ‘pressures’ on SEPA re. proposed ban on sea lice pesticide; Parliamentary aquaculture inquiry in 2018

Continue reading STANIFORD’s FOI-emails expose alleged Scottish Gov’t ‘pressures’ on SEPA re. proposed ban on sea lice pesticide; Parliamentary aquaculture inquiry in 2018

SCOTTISH Government accused of collusion with drug giant by wild salmon lobby over Slice study and for defending anonymity of reviewers

Continue reading SCOTTISH Government accused of collusion with drug giant by wild salmon lobby over Slice study and for defending anonymity of reviewers

CLIMATE Change: Marine species distribution shifts will continue under ocean warming; Impacts on local fishing communities, resource management

Continue reading CLIMATE Change: Marine species distribution shifts will continue under ocean warming; Impacts on local fishing communities, resource management

CATCH limits for recreational fishers in Scotland: “Measures to protect the sustainability of shellfish stock have come into effect”

Continue reading CATCH limits for recreational fishers in Scotland: “Measures to protect the sustainability of shellfish stock have come into effect”

“BAD news for haddock, but American lobster claws its way up the latest seafood ratings lists”- UK’s Marine Conservation Society updates its advices

Continue reading “BAD news for haddock, but American lobster claws its way up the latest seafood ratings lists”- UK’s Marine Conservation Society updates its advices

CLIMATE Change: Mediterranean Sea slipper lobster ‘Tréan’ found off Aran Islands in Ireland

Continue reading CLIMATE Change: Mediterranean Sea slipper lobster ‘Tréan’ found off Aran Islands in Ireland

Oceana Group delighted with 69% full-year profit growth; “Aquaculture would be an important point of diversification” – CEO

Continue reading Oceana Group delighted with 69% full-year profit growth; “Aquaculture would be an important point of diversification” – CEO

EU committee rejects Swedish attempt to have American lobster declared an invasive species; Maine industry pleased…

Continue reading EU committee rejects Swedish attempt to have American lobster declared an invasive species; Maine industry pleased…

CANADA’s Environment and Sustainable Development Commissioner critical: DFO “missing key information needed to manage Canada’s fish stocks sustainably”

Continue reading CANADA’s Environment and Sustainable Development Commissioner critical: DFO “missing key information needed to manage Canada’s fish stocks sustainably”

OBAMA creates first U.S. Marine National Monument in Atlantic Ocean; N.E. temperatures projected to warm ~3 times faster than global average

Continue reading OBAMA creates first U.S. Marine National Monument in Atlantic Ocean; N.E. temperatures projected to warm ~3 times faster than global average

UK seafood sales rose by 6.5% over 2016’s Easter; with chilled fish & shellfish (lobster +18.5%) making biggest gains; Cod +43.8%, Basa +8.9%…

Continue reading UK seafood sales rose by 6.5% over 2016’s Easter; with chilled fish & shellfish (lobster +18.5%) making biggest gains; Cod +43.8%, Basa +8.9%…

INVASIVE Species, trade & lobbying: Massachusetts lawmakers write to Obama Administration to fight Sweden’s attempt to ban EU imports of live American lobster

Continue reading INVASIVE Species, trade & lobbying: Massachusetts lawmakers write to Obama Administration to fight Sweden’s attempt to ban EU imports of live American lobster

NOVA Scotia’s seafood exports up 33% in 2015; Lobster exports to China have increased 14 times since 2010…

Continue reading NOVA Scotia’s seafood exports up 33% in 2015; Lobster exports to China have increased 14 times since 2010…

LOBBYING: Seasonal exemption to temporary foreign worker rules will benefit Atlantic Canadian seafood processors

Ottawa allows exemption - Atlantic seafood labour

Continue reading LOBBYING: Seasonal exemption to temporary foreign worker rules will benefit Atlantic Canadian seafood processors