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Byelaw 3 Amendment 8th August 2018

SECTION 155 & 156 MARINE AND COASTAL ACCESS ACT 2009 Notice is hereby given that pursuant to the above legislation, Northumberland Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority (NIFCA) intends to apply to the Minister for the Department of Environment, Food...

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IFCAs: Report to Parliament 3rd August 2018

Defra are asking for evidence on how well IFCAs have worked to meet their duties in the last 4 years (September 2014 to September 2018). They are seeking evidence on how effectively and fairly Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authorities...

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National Whale and Dolphin Watch 30th July 2018

Scientists at Sea Watch Forum are looking for marine mammal enthusiasts in England to help collect records of whales dolphins and porpoises. Please see an article from the Northumberland Gazette with more details about this HERE

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Future of Fisheries: NIFCA Drop-in Events 24th July 2018

NIFCA are holding a number of evening drop-in meetings throughout the district in August 2018. We invite all stakeholders to join our Officers and members to discuss the most current issues affecting fisheries in Northumberland, so please feel free to...

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The Seafish Industry Association Seeks New Non-Executive Members 9th July 2018

Seafish is an industry-levy funded body jointly sponsored by the four fisheries administrations; Scottish Government, Welsh Government, the Northern Ireland Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs and Defra. They are looking for a non-executive Deputy Chair who is...

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