Fishing industry

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Data storage, mining and wind: oceans seen as new frontier but at what cost?
Industries gazing out to sea in search of more space, more cold, clean water and more wind offer a glimpse of the future and its risks

Helen Scales

01, Dec, 2021 @1:00 PM

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Atlantic fishing nations agree to ban catches of mako, world’s fastest sharks
Conservationists hail move as ‘critical breakthrough’ to protect endangered shortfin mako, prized for meat, fins and sportfishing

Karen McVeigh

24, Nov, 2021 @6:26 PM

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California’s crabbing season delayed again to protect humpback whales
The move has sparked backlash from the $88m industry even as incidents of whales getting trapped in fishing gear have increased

Gabrielle Canon in Los Angeles

23, Nov, 2021 @10:16 PM

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French fishers plan to block freight to UK in Brexit licences dispute
With talks between governments deadlocked, fishers to decide on taking their own action, reports say

Jon Henley Europe correspondent

23, Nov, 2021 @4:32 PM

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No routine checkups on welfare of fish at slaughter, officials admit
Campaigners say fish farmed in England, Wales and Scotland face cruelty, with no penalty for those who fail to meet welfare needs

Helena Horton

23, Nov, 2021 @1:17 PM

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Toxic waters devastated Pacific Coast fisheries. But who’s to blame?
Union leaders say fossil fuel companies must pay for rising ocean temperatures. Not all boat captains are persuaded

Chris McGreal

20, Nov, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Denmark accuses UK of breaking Brexit fishing deal over trawling ban
Exclusive: Danish minister says proposal to ban bottom trawling in Dogger Bank ‘a very big problem’

Jennifer Rankin

17, Nov, 2021 @3:39 PM

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Lab lobster: Corsican institute hopes breeding can solve overfishing
Researchers at Stella Mare believe they have cracked the secret of captive breeding – and can save the island’s artisanal fisheries

Peter Yeung

17, Nov, 2021 @8:00 AM

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Cop26: Oceanographer Sylvia Earle calls for industrial fishing ban on high seas
Ending unsustainable commercial exploitation of the Earth’s ‘blue heart’ is as vital as curbing fossil fuel use, says pioneering biologist

Dan Collyns

10, Nov, 2021 @7:00 AM

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The Tories’ big idea for staying in power? Endless conflict with the EU | Nick Cohen
The key goal of the government is to placate the right by sustaining foreign quarrels

Nick Cohen

06, Nov, 2021 @7:00 PM

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British and French talks to settle fishing row end in stalemate
Brexit minister David Frost met Europe minister Clément Beaune in Paris but two sides remain at odds

Jennifer Rankin in Brussels and Jon Henleyin Paris and Aubrey Allegretti

04, Nov, 2021 @6:28 PM

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UK set to take inflexible line over Brexit fishing row in next talks
Brexit minister David Frost will defend current position despite hopes a more positive dynamic is emerging

Jennifer Rankin and Lisa O'Carroll

03, Nov, 2021 @5:16 PM

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