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Catch Quotas in Icelandic waters in accordance with scientific advice - 27.6.2014

The Icelandic Minister of Fisheries and Agriculture, Mr. Sigurdur Ingi Johannsson, announced the total allowable catch for all stocks in Icelandic jurisdiction for next fishing season in Iceland today. The Minister follows exactly the scientific advice given by the Icelandic Marine Research Institute for all species, as indeed he did last year. Read more

NORWEGIAN-ICELANDIC JOINT STATEMENT ON NORWEGIAN SPRING-SPAWNING (ATLANTO-SCANDIAN) HERRING - 26.6.2014

The Ministers are surprised that the EU and the Faroe Islands have had ”long and intensive negotiations” on the Faroese catch level of herring in 2014, without consulting the other parties concerned. Read more