FARNET
Fisheries Areas Network

Themes

17/04/2018
News
Thanks to the collaboration between two FLAGs, French and Italian fishing and shellfish operators will be improving their capacity to adapt their activities to environmental and market trends, ensuring the economic viability of Mediterranean fisheries.
16/04/2018
Publication
This guide is designed mainly for FLAGs seeking to improve linkages between aquaculture producers and other actors in their areas in an effort to boost societal acceptance and consumer perceptions of aquaculture, while also bearing in mind, and responding to, the great diversity of the aquaculture sector.
11/04/2018
Good Practice Project
Latvian FLAGs teamed up in a cooperation project to finance a study aimed at assessing the seaweed production potential from Latvian waters along with options for a management plan that would ensure a sustainable exploitation of this resource.
11/04/2018
Good Practice Project
Exchange between businesses from three countries helps raise skills of local entrepreneurs, develop new products and encourage young people to engage in business activities.
11/04/2018
Good Practice Method
Guvernul regional al Galiciei oferă un exemplu de urmat al modului în care se planifică în avans implementarea DLRC pentru a asigura că FLAG-urile rămân operaționale de la o perioadă de programare la alta. Acest lucru a contribuit la protejarea dinamicii locale și a credibilității construite de FLAG-uri și la asigurarea disponibilității rapide a fondurilor pentru noile proiecte din noua perioadă.
11/04/2018
Good Practice Short Story
FLAG supports the setting up of an organisation to encourage and facilitate job sharing between local oyster farming activities and the fishing sector.
22/02/2018
Good Practice Short Story
Oyster farms on the Leucate lagoon are regularly affected by toxic phytoplankton, leading to economic losses, especially during the high season around Christmas. In search of a solution, shellfish farmers teamed up with a biotech start-up to test a new, quick and easy way to detect toxic marine microalgae and anticipate its proliferation.
12/02/2018
FLAG Factsheet
Previously operating as two separate FLAGs, Highland and Moray have formed a regional partnership to deliver the 2014-2020 programme. The Highland & Moray FLAG is the largest UK FLAG in operation covering 4,985km of coastline around some of the most sparsely populated and remote land in Europe.
17/01/2018
FLAG Factsheet
Shetland is an island archipelago located 340 km north of Aberdeen and 362 km west of Bergen, Norway. It consists of over 100 islands and islets of which 16 are inhabited.
16/01/2018
FLAG Factsheet
The FLAG territory is flat, located in the South-East of the country and consists of the Bărăgan plain and the Danube meadow. In the FLAG area, there are natural coastline wetlands with great biological diversity.