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Cormorant management – European Parliament 15 Nov 2017 Cormorant management – European Parliament 0 1379 In view of this week’s European Parliament plenary session, MEP Annie Schreijer-Pierik, together with other colleagues of the EPP group, submitted an amendment to a Motion for a Resolution on an “EU A... Sea Bass – EP Plenary adopted the 2018 budget resolution including a pilot project to improve recreational data collection 10 Nov 2017 Sea Bass – EP Plenary adopted the 2018 budget resolution including a pilot project to improve recreational data collection 0 459 The EAA is very pleased that the pilot project «Control scheme for sea bass recreational catches», which was approved by the Budget Committee of the European Parliament on the 26th of September, has b... Study on recreational fisheries presented in the European Parliament 27 Oct 2017 Study on recreational fisheries presented in the European Parliament 0 701 On the 10th of October, the study “Marine recreational and semi-subsistence fishing - its value and its impact on fish stocks” - funded by the European Parliament - was presented to the Fisheries Com... Successful tagging of 18 bluefin tuna in Denmark and Sweden 19 Oct 2017 Successful tagging of 18 bluefin tuna in Denmark and Sweden 0 372 For the first time ever tagging of bluefin tuna has taken place in Danish and Swedish waters. The tags will collect important knowledge of the tuna that are present in Scandinavia after more than 50 y... Recreational fishing fosters thriving Marine Protected Areas 11 Oct 2017 Recreational fishing fosters thriving Marine Protected Areas 0 373 Balance conservation with recreational activities which engages people in the stewardship of the marine environment – that was one key message given at a conference where experts discussed what role a... Sea Bass – pilot project to improve recreational data collection agreed by Budget Committee 04 Oct 2017 Sea Bass – pilot project to improve recreational data collection agreed by Budget Committee 0 983 On the 26th of September, the Budget Committee of the European Parliament approved a 300,000 euros recreational sea bass pilot project. The project, and the whole of the EU 2018 budget, will be voted ... Recreational Fisheries Mentioned at the Annual Seminar on the Status of European Fish Stocks 02 Oct 2017 Recreational Fisheries Mentioned at the Annual Seminar on the Status of European Fish Stocks 0 496 On the 26th of September, the annual Seminar on the Status of European Fish Stocks and the Economic situation of European fishing fleets took place in Brussels. As mentioned by João Aguiar Machado, Di... EU Parliament adopts provisions for recreational fisheries in proposal for a North Sea Multi-Annual Plan 22 Sep 2017 EU Parliament adopts provisions for recreational fisheries in proposal for a North Sea Multi-Annual Plan 0 777 On the 14th of September, the European Parliament plenary adopted amendments to the European Commission’s proposal for a Multiannual plan for North Sea demersal fish stock. Successful bluefin tuna tagging in Sweden and Denmark 11 Sep 2017 Successful bluefin tuna tagging in Sweden and Denmark 0 3471 A complete success! The data from these tagged bluefin tunas will help to improve the management and thereby contribute to the return of strong tuna stocks in our northern waters, says Markus Lundgren... About the 2017 EAA General Assembly in Lausanne 07 Sep 2017 About the 2017 EAA General Assembly in Lausanne 0 490 This year, the European anglers met in Lausanne (Switzerland) at the end of August for the annual general assembly of the European Anglers Alliance that was hosted by the Federation Suisse de Peche en... EU Commission proposes eel fisheries ban in the Baltic Sea 01 Sep 2017 EU Commission proposes eel fisheries ban in the Baltic Sea 0 492 The European Commission proposes a ban on Baltic Sea eel fisheries due to “alarming scientific evidence and historically low levels”. Eels caught accidentally will have to be released instantly. The b... Meet the anglers: Deutscher Angelfischerverband 23 Aug 2017 Meet the anglers: Deutscher Angelfischerverband 0 319 The Deutscher Angelfischerverband (DAFV - German Anglers Association) is the umbrella organisation of anglers in Germany. It counts around 520.000 members affiliated through regional clubs. The DAFV i... Baltic salmon - A resource for the future 18 Aug 2017 Baltic salmon - A resource for the future 0 528 Enjoy the video "Baltic salmon - A resource for the future" realised by the Baltic Salmon Fund with the contribution of the European Anglers Alliance. Meet the anglers: Sportvisserij Nederland 04 Aug 2017 Meet the anglers: Sportvisserij Nederland 0 324 In the "Meet the anglers" series we will present you the European Anglers Alliance's Member Societies, their activities and objectives. The first article of the series is about Sportvisserij Nederland... New resolution on fisheries-related tourism adopted by the European Parliament 07 Jul 2017 New resolution on fisheries-related tourism adopted by the European Parliament 0 524 This week, the Members of the European Parliament gathered in Strasbourg for the monthly Plenary session and adopted a report by Renata Briano entitled “The role of fisheries-related tourism in the di... The Sad Passing of International Salmon Conservationist Mr. Orri Vigfússon  03 Jul 2017 The Sad Passing of International Salmon Conservationist Mr. Orri Vigfússon 0 442 The North Atlantic Salmon Fund (NASF) announces with great sadness, the passing of its founder and Chairman Mr. Orri Vigfússon. The recreational fisheries sector on the European Parliament’s agenda this autumn 26 Jun 2017 The recreational fisheries sector on the European Parliament’s agenda this autumn 0 1095 MEP Norica Nicolai, President of the European Parliament Forum on Recreational Fisheries and Aquatic Environment, will draft a report on recreational fisheries. The European Parliament adopts resolution on fisheries management in the Mediterranean Sea – recreational fishing included prominently 22 Jun 2017 The European Parliament adopts resolution on fisheries management in the Mediterranean Sea – recreational fishing included prominently 0 553 Recently, the European Parliament adopted MEP Marco Affronte’s report “on the status of fish stocks and socio-economic situation of the fishing sector in the Mediterranean”. The report stresses the so... EU fisheries control: “More efforts needed”, says Court of Auditors 15 Jun 2017 EU fisheries control: “More efforts needed”, says Court of Auditors 0 669 “Has the EU an effective fisheries control system in place?” The EU’s Court of Auditors has answered this question in a new report. They found that the Member States and the Commission have made progr... Healthy fish stocks and marine waters – The Marine Strategy Framework Directive 29 May 2017 Healthy fish stocks and marine waters – The Marine Strategy Framework Directive 0 676 The Commission adopts new criteria to assess the environmental status of marine waters; preparing for the second cycle of implementation of Member States’ marine strategies.