26th April 2018
Established 1872. Online since 1996.

Posts tagged with (SFA)

Concern over new fisheries scheme

Concern over new fisheries scheme

06/02/2009, by in Fishing & Sea

By LOUISE THOMASONThe Scottish government’s latest fisheries conservation scheme has been met with anxiety from those in the industry.Both Scottish Fishermen’s Federation chief executive Bertie Armstrong and MSP Tavish Scott have expressed concern about the Conservation Credits II schem... Read more...

Norwegians under fire over mackerel quota

Norwegians under fire over mackerel quota

07/11/2008, by in Fishing & Sea

NORWEGIAN fishing chiefs have been criticised for pushing for a huge increase in mackerel quota for next year.High level talks in London bet­ween the European Union, Norway and Faroe have seen the total allowable catch (TAC) for mackerel set at a level 33 per cent above that permitted last year. ... Read more...