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An opportunity to help manage inshore fisheries in Northumberland is available for someone with marine expertise 14th November 2014

The Northumberland Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority (NIFCA) is looking to appoint a new member. Each IFCA needs members who will take a balanced approach to caring for our seas, assessing the priority and importance of all users and...


Patrol vessel St.Oswald – FOR SALE, by Tender 11th November 2014

Patrol Vessel St Oswald  


Aln Estuary fish survey 6th November 2014

The Aln estuary fish survey was undertaken on 3rd & 4th of October 2014. The fish survey methods used were fyke and seine nets. The following fish species were caught over the two day survey: flounder, plaice, saithe, cod,...


NIFCA Newsletter October 2014 24th October 2014

October 2014


You told us…Shellfish Permit Holders 2014 results now in 22nd October 2014

Twenty-seven Shellfish Permit Holders filled in and returned NIFCA’s first ever survey, conducted between July and September 2014. See the results: Shellfish Permit Holder Results NIFCA’s CEO Mike Hardy says he has been pleased with the level of response....