1. Watching the winter weather: Monitoring severe cold periods to protect birds in The Wash

    04 December 2019 9:53

    Why is this important? Intertidal sandflats and mudflats are highly productive environments. Extensive areas of these habitats, such as those found in The Wash, can attract huge populationsRead More >

  2. Eastern IFCA recognised in the Parliamentary Review 2019

    31 October 2019 14:46

    Eastern IFCA has been recognised as a best practice representative in the Parliamentary Review 2019. The strategic aim of The Parliamentary Review is to raise standards. In eachRead More >

  3. A new future for the East Anglian fishing industry

    17 October 2019 19:36

    The Renaissance of the East Anglia Fisheries (REAF) group has launched the UK’s first regional fishing strategy, presenting a template for revitalising East Anglia’s fishing industry. The strategyRead More >

  4. Shellfish Association of Great Britain – support for shellfish businesses during EU Exit

    10 October 2019 15:27

    The Shellfish Association of Great Britain (SAGB) has recently secured funding from the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy to help shellfish businesses prepare for the possibleRead More >

  5. Extension to Closed Area Byelaw 2020 informal consultation

    10 October 2019 14:07

    Eastern IFCA is seeking feedback to inform the development of management measures to protect sensitive seabed habitats off the Lincolnshire coast and within The Wash embayment. We haveRead More >

  6. Maritime and Coastguard Agency: Small fishing vessels Roadshow

    09 October 2019 13:45

    The Maritime and Coastguard Agency (MCA) are hosting a roadshow around the UK to answer questions and help get the fishing community up to speed with existing requirementsRead More >

  7. Fishing Vessel Owner/Master Fined

    09 October 2019 13:34

    On 4th October 2019 Mr David Brian William Grimmer, of the fishing vessel Willing Boys (PLN YH533), appeared at King’s Lynn Magistrates Court in a case brought byRead More >

  8. Eastern IFCA joins the Anglers National Line Recycling Scheme

    08 October 2019 14:56

    Eastern IFCA are excited to announce that starting this October we are joining Sussex and Northumberland IFCA in supporting the Anglers National Line Recycling Scheme (Anglers NLRS). TheRead More >

  9. Minimum Sizes Byelaw 2019 – informal consultation

    03 October 2019 9:13

    Eastern IFCA intends to introduce a byelaw to replace the FISH, MOLLUSC AND CRUSTACEA MINIMUM SIZE EMERGENCY BYELAW 2019. This byelaw intends to protect fish and shellfish stocksRead More >

  10. Responsible Fishing Vessel Standard – Public consultation

    13 September 2019 10:45

    Seafish are undertaking a public consultation for the draft standard criteria of the next iteration of the Responsible Fishing Scheme.  The Public Consultation is being undertaken to maintainRead More >

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