FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

Good Practice Projects

  • 29/08/2018
    Sweden
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    Environment, Fisheries resources, Small-scale and coastal fisheries
    FLAG-ryhmän tukema Vätternjärven kalastuksen yhteishoitoryhmä (Samförvaltning Fiske Vättern) auttaa paikallisia sidosryhmiä pääsemään yhteisymmärrykseen Ruotsin toiseksi suurimman järven kalavarojen kestävästä hoidosta.
  • 24/08/2018
    Ireland
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    New technology, Environment, Fisheries resources, Integrated coastal management, Cultural heritage
    A fisheries cooperative embraces the use of new technology to ensure the sustainability of its native oyster stocks. By adopting spat collectors (“coupelles”) used in France, the Tralee Oyster Fisheries Society has offered a brighter future to its oyster fishers and the local tradition they represent.
  • 26/06/2018
    Latvia
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    Environment, Fisheries resources, Small-scale and coastal fisheries, Education and training
    A volunteer association of professional and recreational fishermen obtains support to combat illegal fishing and better monitor local fish stocks.
  • 26/06/2018
    Denmark
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    Business support, Environment, Circular economy, Marine litter
    Some creative thinking and investment have led to the creation of Denmark’s first recycling plant to process expanded polystyrene into plastic pellets that can be sold to manufacturers for a wide range of new products. This is a leap forward in terms of handling used fish boxes.
  • 22/06/2018
    Spain
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    Labelling, Promotion, Small-scale and coastal fisheries, Cultural heritage
    The Málaga FLAG has promoted an initiative to brand a specific local clam (‘Callista chione’ or ‘concha fina’), adding value to this local species and guaranteeing a high-quality standard.
  • 18/06/2018
    Sweden
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    Aquaculture, Business support, New technology, Traceability, Environment, Circular economy, Water quality
    To reduce the impact of fish farming on the environment, a group of local actors, with initial LEADER LAG support, has developed the symbiotic production of fish and tomatoes into a highly successful business.
  • 18/06/2018
    Spain
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    Adding value to fisheries, Aquaculture, Business support, New technology
    FLAG-ryhmän tuella on perustettu uusi yritys, joka viljelee maalla mikrolevää. Siitä uutetaan öljyä käytettäväksi lääkelaatuisena, ihmisille tarkoitettuna ravinteena.
  • 11/04/2018
    Latvia
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    Aquaculture, Business support, New technology, Marine activities, Environment, Water quality, Integrated coastal management
    Latvian FLAGs teamed up in a cooperation project to finance a study aimed at assessing the seaweed production potential from Latvian waters along with options for a management plan that would ensure a sustainable exploitation of this resource.
  • 11/04/2018
    Estonia
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    Business support, Diversification, Arts and crafts, Gastronomy, Tourism, Youth
    Kolmen maan yritysten vastavuoroiset vierailut kannustavat paikallisia yrittäjiä hankkimaan lisää osaamista. Ne auttavat myös kehittämään uusia tuotteita ja rohkaisevat nuoria ryhtymään yrittäjiksi.
  • 11/01/2018
    United Kingdom
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    Adding value to fisheries
    Local fish delivered fresh to the doorstep as fisherman boosts the family business through direct sales from FLAG funded van.