“A BETTER future for the EU deep sea”: Trawls below 800m will be banned completely in EU waters (& <400m in VMEs)

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IRISH Seafood Development Agency to maximise value of Ireland’s €1 billion seafood industry: “We need to move away from focusing on the negative”

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“SUSTAINABLE fishing levels by 2020: an appointment EU Ministers are determined to keep”…. MSY should be reached ASAP – EC

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GLOBAL farmed salmon production expected to dip by 6.8% in 2016 (-21% for Chile); Chile will not recover pre-algal bloom levels till after 2020

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ASC Certification boosted CP Prima’s 2015 shrimp exports to Europe; “More orders from UK, Cyprus, Norway and Denmark”

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“EU referendum result gives real hope for Scotland’s fishing communities” – Fishing industry… Of “sustainable of rational stewardship”.. Not all will agree…

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LIONFISH invading the Mediterranean Sea; Poisonous predators have colonised Cyprus in space of one year; Rising sea temperatures

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STUDY attributes – for 1st time – a [minimum] dollar value to several of leading ‘ecosystem services’ in Eastern Tropical Pacific; “worth at least $17 billion”

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SCOTTISH Rural Economy Secretary tells EU Farming Ministers Scotland is “committed to Europe”

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EAPO AGM: Spirit of cooperation amongst fishing producers organisations from 10 EU Member States, “despite UK referendum result the week after”

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‘SMOOTH’ 2016 Mediterranean bluefin tuna fishing season: Inspections “didn’t reveal any systemic overfishing or illegal fishing”

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Former Norwegian Minister takes UNEP reins; Pledges to tackle major environmental issues such as ocean &air pollution, climate change…

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“CLEAR Path for Business on Sustainability” – UN Global Compact-Accenture Strategy ‘Agenda 2030: A Window of Opportunity’ study

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“MOST comprehensive public study ever conducted on the state of Canada’s fish” released by Oceana Canada

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“IT IS vital that we have clarity from both the UK and Scottish Governments on their future intentions for fishing” – Scottish fishermen

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EFSA scientific opinion on emerging issue: “Presence of microplastics and nanoplastics in food, with particular focus on seafood”

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“It is highly uncertain whether & to what extent #Brexit will affect Norwegian seafood exports”; ‘Manageable’ for the salmon sector?

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CANADIAN Ministers “make progress in managing aquaculture development & expanding market access for fish & seafood”; 3-year CCFAM Aquaculture Development Strategy

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