FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

Themes

10/09/2019
FLAG Factsheet
The FLAG is predominantly located in rural areas where activities such as agriculture and fishing are commonplace. The region is situated between Siret and Prut, in the north-east part of Romania. The territory boarders Ukraine in the north and Moldova in the east. At the west and south it has borders with the Suceava and Iași Counties.
10/09/2019
FLAG Factsheet
The FLAG area is situated along the river Olt. In the territory are ten urban and rural communes which all have small-scale fisheries and aquaculture industries. Other activities such as agriculture, chemical production, forestry, food and tourism dominate the local economy. Local handicrafts are recognised and sold nationwide.
10/09/2019
Good Practice Short Story
The operation of Hästholmen harbour involves the cooperation of several local actors. Through a series of FLAG projects, the port has been improved and developed in accordance with the local community’s needs and opportunities.
30/07/2019
Good Practice Project
A digital platform developed by and for the shellfish sector simplifies and improves the day-to-day management, control and planning of shellfish activities.
22/07/2019
Good Practice Short Story
New start-up, Fil & Fab, is tackling the issue of marine litter by developing the first French recycling network for old fishing nets.
10/07/2019
Good Practice Short Story
This project shows how to bring together preservation of cultural heritage with present needs of fishermen.
10/07/2019
Good Practice Project
Ekološka gojilnica klapavic v Kertemindeju predstavlja prvo dansko podjetje, ki trži klapavice, gojene v odprtih vodah. Cilj podjetja je učinkovito in okolju prijazno gojenje visokokakovostnih klapavic, kar bi okrepilo morske dejavnosti na območju in ustvarilo lokalna delovna mesta.
27/06/2019
Good Practice Project
“Salina Greens” is a Portuguese business dedicated to the organic production and processing of Salicornia, a native plant species growing on salt marshes. This production system helps preserve areas of high environmental value, while supporting the local economy.
27/06/2019
Good Practice Project
In Abruzzo, southern Italy, Solidarity Purchasing Groups have teamed up with fishermen to start including fish in their local food baskets.
25/06/2019
Good Practice Short Story
In Dalmatia, fishermen and restaurants received support from Galeb FLAG to create the ‘Fishermen recommend’ scheme and quality label, endorsing local fish products.