Sunday, April 4, 2021
Indonesian Search an Rescue Agency SAR personnel ship collision at a port

17 Fishermen Lost After Bulk Carrier Collision

by Tabita Diela (Reuters) – Divers were scouring the waters of the Java Sea on Sunday for 17 fishermen reported missing after their boat capsized following a crash involving a...

April 4, 2021
Total Views: 15046

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: 2807

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: 2979

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: 66

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: 5

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: 46

Wednesday, November 8, 2017
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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: 23

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: 30

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: 10

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: 41

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: 41

Monday, November 7, 2016

WATCH: Fishing Net Surprise

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

November 7, 2016
Total Views: 12

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: 36


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: 40

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: 19

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: 17

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: 5