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.
Inspired by the well-known, land-based garden allotments concept, setting up gardens at sea and creating the Sea Garden Association has helped inject new life into Ebeltoft harbour and promote local coastal food and marine culture.
Society and culture, Education and training, Youth
“Take care of the Ocean and the Ocean will take care of you”. This project has adapted the concept of Green Care to provide a therapeutic experience through work in an outdoors, marine environment. Getting immersed in the world of fish will, it is hoped, turn some difficult lives around.