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    1. Seed mussel found at Titchwell

      23 September 2016 18:59

      A local fisher has found a modest amount of undersize (i.e. less than 50mm) mussel (Mytilus edulis) at Titchwell.   Eastern IFCA officers have not undertaken a formal stockRead More >

    2. SHRIMP INDUSTRY WORKSHOP

      20 September 2016 15:20

      Eastern IFCA invites fishermen that shrimp trawl in The Wash and on The North Norfolk Coast to attend a workshop on Monday 26th September 2016. The aims ofRead More >

    3. River Stour Mussel Fishery Order 2016 – second public consultation

      08 September 2016 15:07

      A proposal for a trial mussel fishery in the River Stour (Suffolk/Essex border) is currently being considered in a second public consultation. Defra, the consenting authority for fisheryRead More >

    Current initiatives

    Community Voice Project
    Through engaging stakeholders in thinking about the management of the marine environment we are looking to find common ground.  Click below to find out more.
    community Voice Project

    Shrimp management measures
    Eastern IFCA intends to introduce the Shrimp Byelaw 2016.  The intended effect of this byelaw is to require fishers to obtain a permit to fish for shrimp and to provide fishing data.  Click below to find out more about the measures and how to respond to the formal consultation.
    Shrimp Byelaw 2016