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‘Take 5’ campaign to tackle litter and plastic pollution in the UK’s aquatic environment 18 Feb 2021 ‘Take 5’ campaign to tackle litter and plastic pollution in the UK’s aquatic environment 0 342 This article is part of a series dedicated to national associations’ initiatives to tackle the problem of litter and plastic pollution in Europe’s seas and rivers. For this article, we introduce the U... ECHA proposes a ban on lead use and sales in fishing tackle 12 Feb 2021 ECHA proposes a ban on lead use and sales in fishing tackle 0 348 On 3 February, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has laid forth its proposal for further EU-wide restrictions on lead in many outdoor sports, notably fishing. How should the Danube river system contribute to the fish migration restoration targets of the EU Biodiversity Strategy 2030? 10 Feb 2021 How should the Danube river system contribute to the fish migration restoration targets of the EU Biodiversity Strategy 2030? 0 400 On 13 January 2021, MEP Michal Wiezik (Slovakia, EPP) asked a written question to the European Commission on the Danube river system’s contribution to the EU Biodiversity Strategy’s restauration targe... Introducing... the Finnish Federation for Recreational Fishing 01 Feb 2021 Introducing... the Finnish Federation for Recreational Fishing 0 566 This article is part of a series dedicated to the presentation of angling associations across Europe. For this article, we introduce the EAA member from Finland: Suomen Vapaa-ajankalastajien Keskusjär... Sea bass: EU Fisheries Ministers found an agreement on 2021 management measures 20 Jan 2021 Sea bass: EU Fisheries Ministers found an agreement on 2021 management measures 0 750 As always at the end of the year, EU Fisheries Ministers negotiated until late in the night but managed to find an agreement on the 2021 fishing opportunities. The deal includes the roll-over of manag... Portugal takes over the EU Council Presidency 11 Jan 2021 Portugal takes over the EU Council Presidency 0 877 As a new year begins, it is time for a new EU Member State to chair the Council of the European Union. This time, Portugal is taking over the EU Council Presidency for the next six months, from Januar... Including marine recreational fisheries in the CFP: can the EU afford not to? 05 Jan 2021 Including marine recreational fisheries in the CFP: can the EU afford not to? 0 1292 On 4 December, the European Commission’s Directorate General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries organised a webinar on the monitoring and control of recreational fisheries. The event gathered national... EAA signs manifesto calling to stop power plant projects on Tyrolean glacial rivers 21 Dec 2020 EAA signs manifesto calling to stop power plant projects on Tyrolean glacial rivers 0 1055 A new environmental alliance recently published a manifesto urging the Tyrolean state government to preserve a unique network of glacial wild rivers in East Tyrol as several hydropower projects are cu... Introducing… the German Angling Association 14 Dec 2020 Introducing… the German Angling Association 0 1321 This article is part of a series dedicated to the presentation of angling associations across Europe. For this article, we introduce the EAA member from Germany: Deutscher Angelfischerverband e. V. (D... EVENT REPORT - Biodiversity and hydropower: a Green Deal for migratory fish? 11 Dec 2020 EVENT REPORT - Biodiversity and hydropower: a Green Deal for migratory fish? 0 1357 On 28 October, the RecFishing Forum hosted a webinar on biodiversity, hydropower and migratory fish, co-chaired by MEP Carmen Avram and MEP Michal Wiezik. In view of the Biodiversity Strategy roll-out... Sea bass - EAA's position on the 2021 fishing opportunities 09 Dec 2020 Sea bass - EAA's position on the 2021 fishing opportunities 0 1365 Ahead of the meeting of EU fisheries minister in December 2020, the European Anglers Alliance (EAA) and the European Fishing Tackle Trade Association (EFTTA) sent recommendations to the European Commi... The Chair of the RecFishing Forum receives the MEP Award 2020 08 Dec 2020 The Chair of the RecFishing Forum receives the MEP Award 2020 0 1123 Niclas Herbst, member of the European Parliament, sitting in the Fisheries Committee, has been prized with the MEP Award 2020 in the category ‘Agriculture, Rural Development & Fisheries’. Western Baltic cod: 5 cod bag limit maintained for 2021 25 Nov 2020 Western Baltic cod: 5 cod bag limit maintained for 2021 0 1297 Given the current situation in the Baltic Sea and noting the substantial share of fish caught by recreational fisheries, the Council of the European Union decided to maintain a bag limit of five Weste... Introducing... the Fishing Association of Slovenia 20 Nov 2020 Introducing... the Fishing Association of Slovenia 0 1442 This article is part of a series dedicated to the presentation of angling associations across Europe. For this article, we introduce the EAA member from Slovenia: Ribiška zveza Slovenije - The Fishing... Urgent need for a Green Deal for migratory fish 29 Oct 2020 Urgent need for a Green Deal for migratory fish 0 1960 With the new Biodiversity Strategy, the EU has set itself a target of restoring 25,000 kilometres of free-flowing rivers by 2030, in addition to the requirements for Member States to reach ‘Good Statu... Introducing… The Italian Recreational Fishermen Alliance 29 Oct 2020 Introducing… The Italian Recreational Fishermen Alliance 0 1833 This article is part of a series dedicated to the presentation of angling association across Europe. For this article, we introduce the EAA member from Italy: Alleanza Pescatori Ricreativi (APR) – Rec... No more new hydropower in Europe: a manifesto 26 Oct 2020 No more new hydropower in Europe: a manifesto 0 1852 Following World Fish Migration Day (24 October 2020), more than 150 NGOs have united to call on the EU institutions to end public financing for new hydropower projects in Europe. The construction of n... Introducing … The National Federation of Boating and Marine Fisheries 16 Oct 2020 Introducing … The National Federation of Boating and Marine Fisheries 0 1966 This article is part of a series dedicated to the presentation of angling associations across Europe. For this article, we introduce the EAA member from France: Fédération nationale de la plaisance et... EAA and EFTTA meet with the European Commissioner’s team 09 Oct 2020 EAA and EFTTA meet with the European Commissioner’s team 0 1906 Last week, a delegation of the European Anglers Alliance and the European Fisheries Tackle Trade Association met with Mr. Marius Vaščega, Head of Cabinet of Commissioner Virginijus Sinkevičius, in cha... Next RecFishing Forum Event: Biodiversity and hydropower: a Green Deal for migratory fish? 29 Sep 2020 Next RecFishing Forum Event: Biodiversity and hydropower: a Green Deal for migratory fish? 0 1890 The next event of the European Parliament Forum on Recreational Fisheries will take place on 28 October. The event will discuss the Biodiversity Strategy roll-out and action plan in relation to Europe... More news
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