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.
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.
Adding value to fisheries, Aquaculture, Business support, New technology
Graças ao apoio do GALP, foi criada uma nova empresa em fase de arranque que se dedica ao cultivo de microalgas em terra para extração de óleo que será utilizado como nutriente de qualidade farmacêutica destinado ao consumo humano.
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.
Society and culture, Cultural heritage, Education and training, Youth
Two FLAGs and two LAGs from Finland and Estonia signed a cooperation agreement to promote youth exchanges around fisheries cultural heritage in order to revitalise the traditional links between Estonian coastal villages and Finnish coastal areas.
O GAL-Pesca coopera com o organismo local de gestão das pescas para incentivar os pescadores a utilizarem armadilhas experimentais para apanhar lagostas. Estas armadilhas experimentais têm aberturas especialmente concebidas para saídas seletivas e oferecem benefícios tanto a nível ambiental como comercial.