Fisheries Areas Network


Good Practice Project
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.
Good Practice Project
Pietų Leipcigo FLAG remiamas dinamiškas buvusių kasyklų teritorijos pavertimas rekreacine ir profesine žvejybos baze leis padidinti žuvininkystės produkciją ir toliau plėtoti vietos turizmą Štėrmtalio ežero regione.
Good Practice Short Story
To restore natural balance to ecosystems on the Swedish archipelago, the Stockholmsbygd FLAG has supported an initiative aimed at reinstating coastal wetlands in an effort to increase pike stocks. Key predators in the Baltic, pike are essential to maintaining biodiversity and healthy waters in the area.
The International Day of Marine Tourism and Pesca-tourism will take place on the 24th of September in the city of Pontevedra (Spain). On this day, the three FLAGs located in the Rías Baixas (Galicia) will present the results of the third edition of the Mar das Illas project, whose main objective is economic diversification through the promotion of marine tourism among fishers and their families.
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Two neighbouring FLAGs cooperate to support a mobile phone app, MonPêcheur, to connect local fishers with consumers by providing them with an online platform for communicating, promoting, and selling their catches directly to the consumer.
Good Practice Project
An Italian FLAG and its partners access funds from EASME Sustainable Blue Economy call to support fishing communities in Tunisia develop their capacity to implement community-led local development (CLLD).
Good Practice Short Story
To support the economic revival of the local fishing sector following the COVID-19 crisis, the local fishing communities of the Hauts-de-France region have launched a weekly column in newspapers to promote their seafood products.
Good Practice Project
Through the MedAves Pesca project, the Oeste FLAG joined together with the Portuguese NGO SPEA to enable better communication and interaction with the fisheries sector. This joint project focused on adapting fisheries practices to avoid the death of seabirds while fishing in the Ilhas Berlengas area.
Good Practice Project
Nuo koronaviruso (COVID-19) pandemijos pradžios pardavimai internetu sukėlė naują susidomėjimo bangą ir suteikė naują impulsą tokiems projektams, kaip „Cabaz do Peixe“ (žuvies krepšelis). Ši virtuali vietinio priekrantės žvejybos laivyno sugaunamų žuvų pardavimo plačiajai visuomenei platforma užtikrina šviežių ir aukštos kokybės produktų pristatymą bei vartotojų saugumą.
Good Practice Short Story
The Gargano LAG integrated the promotion of cultural and gastronomy heritage into their local development plan. This includes the development and promotion of the seafood sector. To do so, it supported the development of the Pesca Mia app, which connects the seafood sector, restaurants and private consumers.