FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

Fisheries resources

  • Better salinity and temperature data to improve flat oyster spat collection

    10/05/2021
    - Good Practice Project
    The oyster farmers of south Brittany installed a high-frequency multi-sensing buoy to support the understanding of spat settlement of the flat oyster, a key resource in the area.
  • A coastal management plan by local fishers and fish farmers

    07/04/2021
    - Good Practice Project
    Small-scale coastal fishers and fish farmers have been actively involved in the design of a coastal management plan for the Emilia-Romagna coastline. This stock management plan focused on three local high value species identified by the sector at regional level.
  • MPAs: under fishers' surveillance

    12/02/2021
    - Good Practice Project
    With support from the FLAG, local fishers are helping enforce protection measures and halt poaching in the region’s oldest fisheries marine reserve, Cabo de Palos. Its improved protection has favoured an increase of endemic species.
  • Freeing maritime areas from poaching

    27/01/2021
    - Good Practice Short Story
    Through cooperation between the island government and the FLAG, the fishing sector in la Gomera has been involved in the study, location and design of a protocol for the removal of traps used for illegal fishing.
  • Mobile App for reporting catch data

    18/01/2021
    - Good Practice Project
    Ida-Soome FLAG on toetanud mobiilirakenduse loomist Soome siseveekaluritele oma kalapüügiandmete registreerimiseks. Rakenduskõrgkooli välja töötatud ja 2020. aasta mais kasutusele võetud tööriist aitab parandada püügiandmete kogumist ja jälgitavust kogu kalanduse väärtusahela ulatuses.
  • Seals and Cormorants in the Baltic: Addressing a common environmental challenge

    28/10/2020
    - Basic page
    A large-scale cooperation project between Baltic FLAGs has increased knowledge on the impact the growing seal and cormorant populations are having on small-scale coastal fisheries in the region. Through this cooperation project, FLAGs have developed solutions for achieving the balanced management of marine resources.
  • Seals and Cormorants in the Baltic: Addressing a common environmental challenge

    13/10/2020
    - Good Practice Project
    Läänemere piirkonna kalanduse kohalike tegevusrühmade (Fisheries Local Action Group, FLAG) ulatuslik koostööprojekt on suurendanud inimeste teadlikkust selle kohta, millist mõju avaldab hülge- ja kormoranidepopulatsiooni kasv piirkonna väikestele kalandusettevõtetele. Selle koostööprojekti kaudu on FLAG-id loonud lahendusi, mis peaksid aitama mere elusressursse paremini hallata.
  • COVID-19 – FLAG Response Message Board

    09/04/2020
    - News
    Keeping you up to date on efforts and actions carried out by FLAGs, National Networks and Managing Authorities to support the fisheries and aquaculture sector in EU Member States overcome the challenges presented by the coronavirus, COVID-19. Be sure to check this rolling coverage regularly to get inspiration for actions in your areas. And contact the FARNET Support Unit with any of your news.
  • Fishing intelligently

    27/02/2020
    - Good Practice Project
    Soome ja Poola kalurid teevad koostööd, et levitada uusi kalapüügimeetodeid, millest on kasu nii looduskeskkonnale kui ka kalandussektorile
  • Processing and retailing fisheries and aquaculture products

    18/11/2019
    - Cooperation Idea
    The project aims to set up transnational cooperation between FLAGs with potential for developing the FAP processing sector. This offers a valuable opportunity for fishing communities to increase the EU and worldwide market of processed FAPs while reducing overfishing. The project will focus on the following local FAPs: blue crab, mussels, sardines and anchovies.