FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

Themes

26/07/2021
Good Practice Project
Shellfish farming is an important economic activity on the Atlantic French coast. But it also generates undersized mussels as by-products which are usually thrown away. This project focuses on exploiting their potential by generating methane to produce energy.
29/06/2021
Good Practice Project
The Lapland FLAG has financed a fisheries recruitment and training project to rejuvenate the ageing fisheries sector in the area around the Lokka and Porttipahta reservoirs. As a result, 14 young fishers of both genders started to operate.
29/06/2021
Good Practice Project
O estaleiro Chantier Bretagne Sud liderou um projeto de apoio às explorações de ostras da Bretanha na sua transição para as energias renováveis, estudando as suas necessidades e assegurando tecnologia adaptada.
10/06/2021
Cooperation Idea
The Intercommunal Syndicate of Arcachon Bay (SIBA) is looking for FLAGs from EU in a variety of areas, including bays, lagoons andr gulf ecosystems, for exchanging good practices on water quality preservation. The final goal of this cooperation would be to engage with local/regional agencies in charge of water quality management; to exchange good practices, share lessons and answer common questions; and to set the baseline for a formal cooperation across European bays on the topic of water quality management.
17/05/2021
Good Practice Project
Um projeto apoiado pelo GAL Pesca reúne uma rede de 17 empresas locais, a fim de consolidar Bornholm como uma das duas «ilhas energéticas» da Dinamarca, centrada na produção e na transformação de energia eólica.
10/05/2021
Good Practice Project
Os ostreicultores do sul da Bretanha instalaram uma boia multissensor de alta frequência para ajudar a compreender o assentamento de larvas de ostra-plana, um recurso essencial na área.
26/04/2021
News
WWF and Blue Seeds have launched an innovative scheme supporting small-scale fishers in coastal areas that want to implement measures to reduce the environmental impact of fisheries.
26/04/2021
Basic page
After a study visit to Fyn FLAG in Denmark, a fishers’ association member was inspired to adapt one of the Danish projects to his area’s needs. The project aims to boost tourism and improve local knowledge of fisheries heritage.
Wind turbine
26/04/2021
Good Practice Short Story
In Poland, the North Kaszuby FLAG supported the setting up of an experimental wind turbine in a local engineering company, helping to establish a new local energy supply, to promote economic diversification, and to create a new educational offer.
19/04/2021
Basic page
WWF and Blue Seeds have launched an innovative scheme supporting small-scale fishers in coastal areas that want to implement measures to reduce the environmental impact of fisheries.