Posted in September 2014

EU Fish News, 26 Sept 2014: SCOTLAND’s salmon and sea trout fishery statistics for the 2013 season reveal the worst season since 2003.

SCOTLAND’s salmon and sea trout fishery statistics for the 2013 season reveal the worst season since 2003. EU Fish News, Friday 26 Sept 2014 Total reported salmon rod catch (retained and released) for 2013 was 67,468, the lowest reported catch since 2003 and is 76% of the previous 5-year average. The proportion of the rod … Continue reading

Inland Fisheries Ireland Press Release, 18 Sept 2014: Salmon Farms can have Significant Impact on Wild Salmon and Sea Trout Stocks

Inland Fisheries Ireland Press Release, 18 Sept 2014: Salmon Farms can have Significant Impact on Wild Salmon and Sea Trout Stocks

Thursday, 18th September 2014 Salmon Farms can have Significant Impact on Wild Salmon and Sea Trout Stocks The Chairman and Board of Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) have today (18.09.14) welcomed a definitive review of over 300 scientific publications, which has just been published, on the effects sea lice can have on sea trout stocks. A … Continue reading

Save Bantry Bay Press Release, 17 Sept 2014: Europe concludes aquaculture contributes little to growth and employment

Save Bantry Bay Press Release, 17 Sept 2014: Europe concludes aquaculture contributes little to growth and employment

 Press Release: Europe concludes aquaculture contributes little to growth and employment 17 Sept 2014   A report published today by the European Court of Auditors (ECA) reveals that measures to support development of aquaculture ‘were not well designed and implemented’, ‘failed to deliver value for money’’ and ‘contributed little to growth and employment’. The report … Continue reading