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
Una plataforma digital desarrollada por y para el sector marisquero simplifica y mejora la gestión, el control y la planificación diarios de las actividades de marisqueo.
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
Kerteminde Organic Mussel Farm represents the first Danish business to commercialise open-water raised mussels. The company aims to produce high-quality mussels in an efficient and environmentally-friendly way, in turn, boosting the area’s marine activities and creating local jobs.
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
En la región de los Abruzos, al sur de Italia, una serie de grupos de compra solidaria se han unido a los pescadores para empezar a incluir el pescado en sus cestas de alimentos locales.
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.