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Latest news image - Scientific advice ignored as some quotas for 2015 increased
posted - 2014-12-18

Scientific advice ignored as some quotas for 2015 increased

Negotiations on how much fish can be caught in 2015 won't help fish stocks. Particulalry concerning for us is the lack of agreement on the management for seabass. Scientists recommended an 80% decrease in catches – emergency management measures may need to be applied to prevent the stocks collapse. Read more

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Latest news image - Bass stocks urgently need managing back to health
posted - 2014-12-15

Bass stocks urgently need managing back to health

An 80% catch reduction on seabass is proposed by ICES scientists, but opinions on how to achieve this are divided. We give our recommendations here Read more

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Latest news image - European Parliament votes to undermine discard ban
posted - 2014-12-04

European Parliament votes to undermine discard ban

Despite NGOs like MCS and Client Earth - and campaigning TV chef Hugh Fearnely-Whittingstall - spelling out what a disaster it would be if amendments to the bill on discards were voted in - they've been voted in. Europe has taken a step back in the road to sustainable fishing reform. Read more

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