The aim of the initiative is to explore alternative approaches to managing inshore fisheries
Fergus Ewing,Fisheries Secretary in the Scottish Government has responded to a mixed result of fisheries talks between the EU and Norway.
“This is a bombshell report that exposes just how bad a Tory Brexit could get for Orkney, and other agricultural communities across rural Scotland.”
Since 23rd September, the Ghost Fishing UK team have been working hard to remove “Ghost Fishing” gear from the shipwrecks submerged in Scapa Flow
the most immediate and tangible powers on that long list revolve around agriculture and fishing.
Several fishing and marine related projects in Orkney have benefitted from the latest round of funding
On this day on 16th of July 1832 31 Shetland “sixerns” and a total of 105 crewmen were lost in a storm.
This will be a significant factor in the Brexit negotiations.
The Scottish Fishermen’s Federation has insisted that the sustainable harvesting of fish stocks will remain a key priority
Note: this is not the CFP – it pre dates the EU.