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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...


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


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...


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...


Residents Advised About Palm Oil on Beaches 17th May 2018

Beach visitors and dog walkers are being advised to be aware of two incidents where palm oil has potentially been found on the county‚Äôs beaches – visitors are encouraged to keep children and dogs away from any deposits.  See...