Westfjords shallows full of fish
Brim's fresher trawler Akurey AK-10

Westfjords shallows full of fish

‘The last few trips have been like an adventure. There’s been a change on the Westfjords grounds in that, compared to previous summers, there’s a lot of large, good-quality fish…

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Good fishing and fine weather

Two of Brim’s factory trawlers are alongside in Reykjavík after completing long Barents Sea trips. ‘Fishing has been good and we were fortunate that we had fine weather practically the…

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ICES advice fails to tally with Danish fishing experience
‘This is a big problem that we would love to see solved,’ said DFPO chairman Svend-Erik Andersen. Images: DFPO

ICES advice fails to tally with Danish fishing experience

The Danish Fishermen’s PO (DFPO) has weighed in with its own criticisms of ICES advice for North Sea, Skagerrak and Kattegat fisheries for 2022. Like the Scottish associations, they Danish…

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Canada and France agree on 3Ps cod fishery
Canada and France have agreed catch limits for this year’s Area 3Ps cod fishery

Canada and France agree on 3Ps cod fishery

Since 1994, Canada and France (in respect of Saint Pierre and Miquelon) have co-managed fish stocks, including cod in the 3Ps zone off the south coast of Newfoundland and Labrador.…

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New year starts with good fishing off the Westfjords
Brim’s fresher trawler Akurey. Image: Brim

New year starts with good fishing off the Westfjords

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Brim’s fresher trawler Akurey is fishing on Westfjords grounds after landing a 140-145 tonne first trip this year. The catch was landed in Reykjavík at the end of the week.…

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