The National Federation of Fishermen's Organisations

Ian Wilson

Marking Static Gear

Posted On 06/10/17 by Ian Wilson

Prime Minister puts a spanner in the works. Well, that's what it felt like to us in the Cruising Association (CA) when the general election was announced. At that point our petition, about Lobster Pot markers, on the Parliamentary website had about 6500 signatures. And they were all lost: because that's what happens to a Parliamentary Petition, when a General Election is called. Read in Full »

Dale Rodmell

Co-management in the Doldrums

Posted On 08/12/15 by Dale Rodmell

Assistant chief executive, Dale Rodmell, argues that top-down policy has crowded out efforts to improve fisheries governance through co-management and that it is likely to have unintended consequences. Read in Full »