Seaweed as an effective immunotherapy to fight COVID-19, suggested by India’s ICAR-CIFT publication and recognised by WHO. The marine environment is a natural habitat for a wide variety of living organisms […]
Shellfish group makes progress despite COVID-19. The Shellfish Industry Advisory Group established in November last year has made substantial progress, despite the crisis in the shellfish markets caused by the […]
New funding will continue FAO-led Common Oceans Programme. The approval of the Global Environment Facility’s (GEF) new work programme of USD 700 million for urgent environmental action – through and […]
Emergency byelaw to protect Severn salmon stocks extended. The Environment Agency is extending an emergency byelaw to protect salmon in the River Severn and its estuary until 15 December. Following […]
American Seafoods makes food donations. American Seafoods has donated nearly 28,000 servings of 100% Wild Alaska Pollock to communities hit hardest by COVID-19. In their home town of Seattle, American Seafoods […]
Dropping prices put UK catching sector under pressure. Dropping prices are putting the UK catching sector under pressure amid the coronavirus pandemic, industry figures have warned. Year-on-year prices have dropped […]
MSC sets out latest support during coronavirus pandemic. The MSC’s decision to offer certified fisheries a six-month extension on the usual timelines for assessments and certifications reflects the enormous challenges that the […]
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