Friday, June 30, 2006
Calabria and Sicily are the Italian regions using this illegal fishing practice the most.
Wednesday, June 28, 2006
The collaboration of the international organization for the marine conservation with the Italian Coast Guard has made possible the arrest of dozens of illegal boats and the seizure of 300 km of nets in the last few weeks.
Thursday, June 15, 2006
A number of governments wish to authorise trawling in protected areas, the catching and sale of “baby fish”, the use of prohibited gear and the over-exploitation of fishing resources.
Tuesday, June 13, 2006
The “San Francesco” and the “Tania” were fishing with nets that were longer and at a greater distance from the coast than the European and Italian legislation allows.
Monday, June 5, 2006
After joining the Oceana Ranger crew for the early stages of the campaign to track down illegal fleets, Miguel Bose calls on the governments of Italy and France to immediately enforce European legislation banning driftnets.
Wednesday, May 31, 2006
The “Oceana Ranger” has left the island of Elba to patrol the Ligurian, Tyrrhenian and Balearic seas, looking for Italian fishing boats violating the European Union drifnet ban.
Thursday, May 25, 2006
Corals, gorgonias, maërl and seagrass should be protected by the Habitats Directive.