FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

Good Practice Projects

  • Cuan Beo project in Connaught, Ireland

    08/03/2019
    Ireland
    ,
    Environment, Water quality, Fisheries resources, Integrated coastal management, Small-scale and coastal fisheries, Education and training, Youth
    Cuan Beo was set up by community members living and working near Galway bay, who were cognisant of a general decline in the quality of the famous shellfish producing waters in the Bay.
  • Bay of Anllons pool heated by water from solar panels

    11/02/2019
    Spain
    ,
    Marine activities, Environment, Circular economy, Energy, Small-scale and coastal fisheries, Youth
    To promote the local shellfish activity and its products, a FLAG redevelops an area overlooking the bay where its cockle pickers work and installs a shallow outdoor pool for kids, heated with excess hot water from the nearby leisure centre.
  • 12/12/2018
    Estonia
    ,
    Diversification, Marine activities, Tourism, Integrated coastal management, Infrastructure
    Dank eines von der örtlichen FLAG geförderten Modernisierungsprojekts hat sich der Hafen von Puise im estnischen Kreis Läänemaa zu einem florierenden Fischereihafen entwickelt.
  • 12/11/2018
    Germany
    ,
    Environment, Circular economy, Marine litter, Water quality
    An der niedersächsischen Nordseeküste haben sich Küstenfischer und eine überstaatliche Umweltschutzorganisation zusammengetan, um das Meer von Unrat zu säubern und Möglichkeiten zur umweltgerechten Entsorgung und Verwertung von Kunststoffteilen zu finden.
  • 19/09/2018
    Spain
    ,
    Adding value to fisheries, Business support, Promotion, Short circuits, Gastronomy, Small-scale and coastal fisheries, Infrastructure
    Eine neue FLAG fördert ein atypisches Restaurant im Hafen von Gandía und damit die gastronomische Vielfalt, den Verzehr regionaler Erzeugnisse und den Erhalt fischwirtschaftlicher Traditionen.
  • 18/09/2018
    Spain
    ,
    Aquaculture, New technology, Diversification, Arts and crafts, Women
    A Galician FLAG has supported the creation of Europe’s first commercial coral farm, growing approximately 5 000 corals annually and attracting school trips of children from around the area.
  • 29/08/2018
    Sweden
    ,
    Environment, Governance, Fisheries resources, Small-scale and coastal fisheries
    The Lake Vãttern Co-management Group, supported by the FLAG, is helping local stakeholders to reach a consensus on the sustainable management of fish resources of the second largest lake in Sweden.
  • 24/08/2018
    Ireland
    ,
    Aquaculture, New technology, Environment, Fisheries resources, Integrated coastal management, Cultural heritage
    Ένας αλιευτικός συνεταιρισμός υιοθετεί τη νέα τεχνολογία για να διασφαλίσει τη βιωσιμότητα των αποθεμάτων αυτοχθόνων στρειδιών της περιοχής. Με τη βοήθεια των συλλογέων γόνων στρειδιών («coupelles») που χρησιμοποιούνται στη Γαλλία, η Εταιρεία Αλιέων Στρειδιών του Tralee κατάφερε να εξασφαλίσει ένα καλύτερο μέλλον για τους αλιείς στρειδιών της, όπως και για την τοπική παράδοση που αντιπροσωπεύουν.
  • 26/06/2018
    Latvia
    ,
    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
    ,
    Business support, 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.