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    1. NOTICE OF TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF PRODUCTION AREA

      25 February 2020 15:14

      Fenland District Council has issued a Temporary Closure Notice (TCN) for Nene Mouth B04AL in relation to the level of E.coli found in shellfish samples collected by EasternRead More >

    2. Informal Engagement: Closed Area Byelaw 2020

      20 February 2020 14:00

      Eastern IFCA has an ongoing programme of work to ensure sensitive seabed habitats are protected from the impacts of fishing. We are currently seeking feedback to inform theRead More >

    3. Sea Anglers Wanted for Government Project to Help Sustainable Fisheries

      13 February 2020 13:20

        A new call is being made for sea anglers to contribute to an important project that will help the management of marine fisheries.   The Sea AnglingRead More >

    4. Sustainable fisheries enshrined in law as UK leaves the EU

      29 January 2020 14:00

      DEFRA has today (29th January 2020) announced the introduction of legislation creating the powers for the UK to operate as an independent coastal state and manage its fishRead More >

    5. Fishing regulations as the UK leaves the European Union

      28 January 2020 15:15

      The Marine Management Organisation (MMO) have sent out a reminder to the fishing industry today that the UK will continue to abide by the current rules, which applyRead More >

    6. Marine Stewardship Council certification for Wash Brown Shrimp fishery

      27 January 2020 14:21

      Lloyd’s Register, the certification assessment body, announced this week that Wash Brown Shrimp has been certified under the Marine Stewardship Council requirements for Sustainable Fisheries click here forRead More >

    7. Temporary Closure of Shellfish Fisheries: Wash Restricted Area

      27 January 2020 12:00

      The Authority has closed to all shellfish fisheries the area covering the Wash Restricted Area (i.e. the area between the Wash Fishery Order 1992 and the Le StrangeRead More >

    8. Maritime and Fisheries Funding: £15.4 million funding boost for English fishing industry

      23 December 2019 11:46

      The fund, which was announced last month, is to drive innovation and take up of new technology, improve port infrastructure and support lifesaving vessel safety measures. English fishersRead More >

    9. Shrimp Permit Byelaw 2018: Effort Limitation scheme – formal consultation

      19 December 2019 19:52

      Eastern IFCA is undertaking consultation on proposed effort management proposals for shrimp fishing within the Wash and North Norfolk Coast Special Area of Conservation. Do you fish forRead More >

    10. Call for evidence – pot fishing activity within the Cromer Shoal

      19 December 2019 19:04

      Eastern IFCA wishes to gather evidence on levels of potting activity within the Cromer Shoal Marine Conservation Zone (MCZ).  This information will be used to undertake an assessmentRead More >

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