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Angola: Delegations at Regional Fisheries Commission meeting June 08, 2012   |  Source : Angop  | Copyright : 2012 Angola Press Agency

An Angolan delegation attended Friday as an observer the opening of the extraordinary session of the Regional Fisheries Commission (COREP) held in Pointe Noire, economic capital of Congo Brazzaville, chaired by the local minister of Fisheries and Aquacult...

Indian fishermen saved 500 tourists by M Raghuram June 07, 2012   |  Source : DNA  | Copyright : 2012 Diligent Media Corporation Ltd.

Saving those who otherwise would have drowned in the sea has become a way of life for a group of 20 fishermen in Kotepura beach near Mangalore in India. With the monsoon around the corner, the group is getting ready to help audacious tourists who chase wa...

Chilean Parliament hosts launch of new artisanal fishers' organization by Brian O'Riordan June 07, 2012   |  Source : ICSF
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UK fishing rules 'need radical change' June 07, 2012   |  Source : UKPA  | Copyright : 2012 The Press Association

Fishing leaders across Europe are being urged to embrace radical change to the "disastrous" rules governing fleets across the continent. Scottish politicians called for a fundamental shift back to regional decision-making days, before ministers meet in...

Tsunami debris’ environmental threat: Invasive species June 07, 2012   |  Source : EarthFix  | Copyright : 2011, Oregon Public Broadcasting

Oregon State University scientists have confirmed the presence of environmental risks posed by a large floating dock that washed ashore from Japan. The threat comes from invasive species — not the radiation and chemical contamination first feared whe...

World's oldest fish trap discovered June 07, 2012   |  Source : ET  | Copyright : 2012 Times Internet Limited

Archaeologists have unearthed what they believe are the oldest known fish traps that date back to at least 9,000 years. The remains of seven basket traps were discovered in the Baltic Sea off Sweden by a team of marine archaeologists from Stockholm's S...

Chilean parliament hosts launch of new artisanal fishers' organization by Brian O’Riordan June 07, 2012   |  Source : Ecoceanos
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7 June 2012 marked the official launch of the National Defence Committee for Artisanal Fisheries Heritage in the Salon of Honour of the National Parliament in Valparaiso, Chile. Representing more than 55,000 men and women from Chile’s artisanal fish...

6.6-magnitude quake strikes Pacific south of Panama June 06, 2012   |  Source : AFP  | Copyright : 2012 HT Media Limited

A 6.6-magnitude earthquake struck on Sunday in the Pacific Ocean south of Panama, but there was no risk of a massive tsunami, US seismologists said. The quake struck at 6:45am at a depth of 10 kilometers (six miles), the US Geological Survey said. The ...

EU-Kiribati fisheries agreement gets new protocol June 06, 2012   |  Source : FIS  | Copyright : 1995 - 2012 Fish Info & Services Co.Ltd

The European Commission (EC), on behalf of the European Union (EU), and the Republic of Kiribati initialled a new protocol to the Fisheries Partnership Agreement in Nadi, Fiji. The Commission welcomes this renegotiation of the new Protocol that confirm...

World's environmental outlook grim, UN warns by Kazi Stastna June 06, 2012   |  Source : CBC News  | Copyright : CBC 2012

Two weeks before the start of a global conference on sustainable development in Rio de Janiero, the United Nations is warning that progress has stalled on key environmental goals the world's nations have set for themselves, like tackling climate change, c...

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