Friday, December 18, 2020

Last Minute Brexit Trade Deal Hinges on Fishing Rights

By Marine Strauss and William James BRUSSELS/LONDON, Dec 18 (Reuters) – The European Union said on Friday there were just hours left to strike a Brexit trade deal while Britain called on...

December 18, 2020
Total Views: 2794

Friday, December 11, 2020

Royal Navy to Help Protect UK Fishing Waters in Case of No-Deal Brexit -Guardian

Dec 11 (Reuters) – Four Royal Navy patrol ships will be ready from Jan. 1 to help Britain protect its fishing waters in case of a no-deal Brexit, The Guardian newspaper reported...

December 11, 2020
Total Views: 2949

Friday, July 24, 2020
Maritime News

Ecuador Monitoring Fishing Vessel Fleet Near Galapagos Islands

QUITO, July 23 (Reuters) – Ecuador is monitoring a large fleet of fishing vessels, many of them Chinese, off the Galapagos Islands and has increased patrolling to ensure the ships...

July 24, 2020
Total Views: 55

Monday, February 25, 2019
Bay Of Bengal India Fishing Boats

Warming Waters Heat Up Fishing Costs Along India’s Coast

by Colin Daileda (Thomson Reuters Foundation) Thankachan Polayalil has been a fisherman for 42 of his 65 years, long enough to remember when fish were visible from land, brimming just...

February 25, 2019
Total Views: 2

Thursday, November 15, 2018
south Korean trawlers collision
Maritime News

Japanese, South Korean Trawlers Collide in Sea of Japan

TOKYO/SEOUL, Nov 15 (Reuters) – A South Korean trawler and a Japanese fishing boat collided in the Sea of Japan on Thursday about 330 km (205 miles) northeast of an...

November 15, 2018
Total Views: 6

Friday, February 23, 2018
global fishing map

Scientists Use AIS Data to Map Global Fishing Activity in Extraordinary Detail

Using satellite tracking, machine learning and common ship-tracking technology, scientists from UC Santa Barbara teamed up with colleagues at Global Fishing Watch, National Geographic Society’s Pristine Sea project, Dalhousie University,...

February 23, 2018
Total Views: 15

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
commercial fishing vessel

Danish Fishermen Could Be Hit Hard by Brexit -Report

By Teis Jensen COPENHAGEN, Nov 8 (Reuters) – Danish fishermen could be hit hard by Britain’s decision to leave the European Union if it leads to restrictions in their access to...

November 8, 2017
Total Views: 5

Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Press Releases

Ground-breaking Wärtsilä design features the world’s first hybrid propulsion solution for fish farming industry

The technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted to deliver the ship design for a new processing and transportation vessel to be built at the Balenciaga shipyard in Spain on behalf...

August 16, 2017
Total Views: 13

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

A Million Fishermen Kept Off China Seas Starve Ship-Fuel Profits

By Bloomberg News (Bloomberg) — On top of stricter emission controls and a move toward electric vehicles, Asia’s diesel traders now have to worry about a million Chinese fishermen staying...

June 6, 2017
Total Views: 2

Monday, May 8, 2017

All at Sea: Foreign Fishing Fleets Drain West African Waters

By Kieran Guilbert and Umberto Bacchi JOAL-FADIOUTH, Senegal/ROME, May 8 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Jostling for space and swatting the smoke away from her eyes, Mariama Ngom sighs as she and...

May 8, 2017
Total Views: 2

Friday, April 7, 2017
Press Releases

Wärtsilä propulsion solution selected for innovative new fishing vessel

The technology group Wärtsilä has been awarded the contract to provide the propulsion machinery for a new purse seine fishing trawler ordered by Strand Senior AS, a subsidiary of Strand...

April 7, 2017
Total Views: 16

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

How Trade, and Sanctions, Made a Russian Fisherman a Billionaire

By Alex Sazonov (Bloomberg) — Peering into the mid-morning darkness from his sixth-floor office on Russia’s Kola Bay, Vitaly Orlov strains to see the new factory he’s just built across the...

January 24, 2017
Total Views: 15

Monday, November 7, 2016

WATCH: Fishing Net Surprise

You won’t believe what’s hiding in this net.

November 7, 2016
Total Views: 4

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Argentina Coast Guard Chases, Sinks Chinese Fishing Vessel

BUENOS AIRES, March 15 (Reuters) – Argentina’s coast guard has sunk a Chinese trawler that was fishing illegally within its territorial waters, the coast guard said on Tuesday, marking a...

March 16, 2016
Total Views: 8


EU Agrees On Plan to End Overfishing in Baltic Sea

By Julia Fioretti BRUSSELS, March 16 (Reuters) – European Union lawmakers and member states have agreed on a long-term plan to end over fishing of cod, sprat and herring stocks...

March 16, 2016
Total Views: 0

Thursday, March 3, 2016
Maritime News

Squeezed Scallops Land High Prices

By Kristina Fiore With her shrimp-colored outriggers and a home port of Seaford, Va., it wasn’t hard to wonder what a boat like Carolina Queen III was doing so far...

March 3, 2016
Total Views: 13

Tuesday, October 14, 2014

Fishermen Catch Pissed Off Sea Lion [VIDEO]

Sometimes you catch a bit more than you expect. Watch this video: Pretty sure that dog won’t be so curious the next time it comes up against a sea lion.

October 14, 2014
Total Views: 3

Friday, September 5, 2014

You Won’t Believe the Size of This ‘Shrimp’ Caught in Florida

There are a number of ways the world's oceans can scare the crap out of you... and this is definitely one of them.

September 5, 2014
Total Views: 7

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Goliath Grouper Devours Shark in One Bite

This video was shot this month off Bonita Springs, Florida and has racked up over 5 million views in just two days after its posting.

August 21, 2014
Total Views: 1

Saturday, July 5, 2014
Maritime News

Guardian Investigation Uncovers Graphic Evidence of Torture at Sea

The Guardian conducted a 6-month investigation into the supply chain that harvests shrimp (prawns) from offshore Thailand and delivers them to major food retailers globally. What they found is highly...

July 5, 2014
Total Views: 1