Posts Tagged ‘EU’

 

Patagonia launches salmon farm campaign

Thursday, April 18th, 2019

A new film from outdoor clothing brand Patagonia attacks the international salmon farming industry, blaming it for reduced natural wild salmon runs, depletion of orca populations and societal issues impacting…

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Salmon farms raided in EU competition probe

Friday, February 22nd, 2019

Raids have been carried out at several salmon farming sites in Scotland in connection with an EU-wide probe into alleged illegal cartels. Officials visited offices in Shetland, Stirling and Fife…

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Thai seafood linked to illegal fishing

Monday, January 14th, 2019

The EU has been accused of sending out the wrong message after removing Thailand from a list of countries failing to tackle illegal fishing. Campaigners claim that the European commission’s…

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Sea Change: The three mile limit

Thursday, January 3rd, 2019

This in-depth piece about the history of the “three mile limit” comes from John McIntyre, courtesy of the Sea Change blog. The Scottish Creel Fishermen’s Federation submitted a report to…

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Science above politics of fisheries

Friday, December 21st, 2018

In this Scotsman opinion piece, Jonny Hughes explains where the balance between science and politics lies when it comes to fisheries. The annual round of EU fisheries negotiations that concludes…

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