Europêche: Fishing industry losing grounds
Europêche warns that the expansion of windfarms is putting the marine environment and fish as a key food source at significant risk. Image: ©Frans Lemmens via Hollandse Hoogte

Europêche: Fishing industry losing grounds

With governments and emerging industries increasingly looking to the seas as sources of minerals and energy, the result is that the competition for maritime space is becoming increasingly tough. One…

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EMK: North Sea crisis
Dead porpoises are now often picked up in a trawl gear. This one is from the Silver Pit, the southwestern edge of the Dogger Bank and the northern tip of the Dutch part of the North Sea. The wind farm is in the UK part of the North Sea. Image: EMK

EMK: North Sea crisis

‘This is a alarm call for the North Sea. The windmills destroy everything. The piles themselves present a hazard to marine life – and so do the electromagnetic fields around…

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Danes encouraged to choose local fish

A drive to encourage Danes to eat more fish is being spearheaded by promotional organisation Fiskebranchen, supported by the Danish FPO, the Danish Seafood Association, the Danish Pelagic PO and several related organisations, pushing to increase consumption of locally-produced fish.

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