German Federal Office for Agriculture and Food Awards Damen Fisheries Research Vessel Contract The German Federal Office for Agriculture and Food (Bundesanstalt für Landwirtschaft und Ernährung, BLE) has signed a contract with Damen Shipyards Group for the construction of a Fisheries Research Vessel.
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Patagonia Mussel Featured their Prestigious Shellfish for the First Time at Seafood Expo North America Patagonia Mussel and the four companies that make up this entity (Orizon, St. Andrews, MORE ARTICLES
Unique Cooperative Programme is Seeking to Raise USD 75,000 by the End of March Over the past five years Dock to Dish has worked on the coastal frontiers of the local food movement, creating new alternatives to...MORE ARTICLES
Cautious fish evolve out of marine reserves Canada
New research supports the creation of more marine reserves in the world’s oceans because, the authors say, fish can evolve to be more cautious and stay away from fishing nets.
Commercial disasters declared for nine West Coast fisheries United Nations
The Commerce Secretariat determined that nine salmon and crab fisheries in Alaska, California and Washington experienced commercial failures, which will enable fishing communities to seek disaster relief assistance from Congress.
ICES identifies 'substantial' species distribution shifts Denmark
A total of 16 out of 21 species examined by experts of the Workshop on Fish Distribution Shifts in response to a request from the EC have shown changes in their distributions across the northeast Atlantic since 1985, with hake and mackerel shifting the most.