Latest News and Information Items

The Marine Management Organisation (MMO) will hold a fresh set of quayside conversations with fishers in ports on the south coast to get their views on ongoing development of the Channel demersal non-quota species Fisheries Management Plan (FMP) 

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The Marine Management Organisation (MMO) has launched a formal consultation on the Marine Protected Areas Bottom Towed Fishing Gear Byelaw 2023 and is seeking further evidence on the impacts of different fishing gears on designated features of MPAs.  

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The Marine Management Organisation (MMO) has several current vacancies in the ten regional Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authorities (IFCA) across England.

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Following the annual surveys conducted in April, the mussel stock assessment report for the Exe Estuary2022 has now been finalised

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Devon & Severn Inshore Fisheries & Conservation Authority announces highly successful trial of enhanced Remote Electronic Monitoring Equipment – “Gear in – Gear Out”

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Response to HHJ Linford’s ruling on the application to adduce evidence and stay proceedings in the case between Mark Manning and Julian Campbell Baker and Devon and Severn IFCA

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Devon and Severn Inshore Fisheries and Conservation Authority amends Diving Permit Conditions to provide greater access to scallop stocks in July, August, and September.

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Due to popular demand, we now have fixed shellfish gauges available to purchase - (& updated prices for postage - December 2022)

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