Dr Paul Connolly has been named as CEO of the Marine Institute, state agency for marine research, technology development and innovation.
Thu, 17 Oct, 2019
Those of us who grew up when the rivers of Ireland were full of fish understood the term, “as slippery as an eel”.
Mon, 05 Nov, 2018
At one time, our rivers and streams had abundant eel stocks and, as boys, we can remember turning over stones in attempts to catch slippery eels, writes Donal Hickey.
Mon, 10 Apr, 2017
The latest technology is being used to learn more about the vulnerable bass species in Irish waters. Bass in Cork Harbour have been fitted with tags to help determine where and how they spawn.
Mon, 07 Dec, 2015
A well-known skipper with an interest in four trawlers says he is contemplating selling out as industry leaders warn that the whitefish sector is on the brink of closure.
Mon, 16 Sep, 2013
Another major round of fishing cuts was proposed by the European Commission today, including the closure of dangerously-depleted cod grounds in the North Sea, Irish Sea and off the west of Scotland.
Wed, 08 Dec, 2004
The European Union's scientific committee is today expected to back a report which calls for cod fishing grounds in the Irish Sea and the North Sea to be closed in an effort to conserve stocks.
Mon, 11 Nov, 2002
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