Wednesday 30 May 2012
Greenland's current loss of ice massEurekAlert | 30 May 2012
(Helmholtz Association of German Research Centres) Loss through melting and iceberg calving during the last 10 years is unusually high compared to the last 50 years.
NFFO backs regionalisation of CFPfishupdate.com | 30 May 2012
ENGLAND's National federation of Fishermen?s Organisations (NFFO) feels that, more than a decade after it started to back the idea, regionalisation is finally gaining momentum as a counterbalance to the crippling over-centralisation of the CFP.
France, Spain call time on bluefin tuna seasonReuters | 30 May 2012
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - France and Spain banned industrial fishing of endangered bluefin tuna late on Tuesday for the rest of this season after fishermen from both countries exhausted their quotas more quickly than anticipated.
The Marine Advanced Technology Education (MATE) Center Funds Education Projects Through NOPPNational Oceanographic Partnership Program | 30 May 2012
The Marine Advanced Technology Education (MATE) Center is a national partnership of organizations that works to identify skills needed for a variety of marine science careers in order to better prepare America's workforce for ocean occupations. MATE then works with educators, marine industries, professional societies, and research institutions to help develop courses, curriculum, and programs that best prepare students for those careers.
Joint statement from Maria Damanaki and Jane Lubchenco on fisheriesNOAA | 30 May 2012
As European Commissioner for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries and U.S. Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere, we come together this week to advance our shared goals of healthy oceans and seafood, prosperous and sustainable fisheries, and economically vibrant coastal communities. To achieve these goals, we recognize the importance of putting into place policies and practices that favor long-term sustainability and prosperity.
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