FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

Themes

18/04/2016
Good Practice Short Story
To help preserve and promote the local fishing communities of North Devon, UK, Boat stories set sail with the North Devon FLAG in 2014 to make 10 short films telling the personal stories of those living and working with boats in the area. The stories, told by the skippers or crew, open the door to a world mostly hidden to even those who live on the coast, enticing the audience to come and have a closer look.
21/03/2016
Good Practice Short Story
Marine sponges are filter feeder organisms known to accumulate metallic trace elements and digest fecal bacteria from the marine environment. That’s why academic researchers from the LBCM (Université de Bretagne Sud) teamed up with shellfish farmers to explore the filtration capacities of marine sponges to improve sea-water quality in shellfish farming areas.
14/02/2016
Good Practice Project
O TELECAPÊCHE é um sistema tecnológico eletrónico que permite transmitir dados em tempo real para os comités locais das pescas e da aquicultura, ajudando-os a monitorizar os recursos haliêuticos e a adotar medidas de gestão adequadas. Os criadores do sistema, lançado com o apoio do Eixo 4, voltam agora as suas atenções para evoluções significativas recorrendo ao Desenvolvimento Local de Base Comunitária (DLBC) no âmbito do Fundo Europeu dos Assuntos Marítimos e das Pescas (FEAMP).
14/02/2016
Good Practice Project
As part of a broader cooperation project to promote the image of fishing and the coastal culture of the Mediterranean, a new online radio station gives a voice to ideas, news, culture and activities related to fisheries and the sea.
14/01/2016
Good Practice Short Story
In Asturias, Spain, the Nuestra Señora de la Atalaya cofradía (fishermen’s organisation) has increased the tourism and cultural value of the local fisheries sector by equipping the local auction house for guided tours and educational activities.
14/01/2016
Good Practice Short Story
FiskOnline has established a pathway for local fishermen to gain certification for the sustainability for their fishing activities.
04/01/2016
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FARNET and CLDD at a glance
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08/12/2015
Event
The first FARNET transnational seminar of the new programming period took place in Edinburgh, Scotland, from the 8th to 10th December 2015. It provided new opportunities for Managing Authorities (MAs) of the European Structural and Investment (ESI) Funds to learn, inspire and get inspired in implementing the CLLD approach, foster better cooperation and ensure the most efficient use of the funding available.
30/11/2015
Good Practice Short Story
In Chalastra, Greece, the local Thessaloniki FLAG helped two budding entrepreneurs establish a successful seafood conditioning and processing business, specialising in live blue crab.
30/11/2015
Good Practice Method
Polish FLAGs can choose from two flexible support options to prepare their local development strategies. Both options have benefited from a simplification and streamlining of the process of activating preparatory support.