Fisheries

Links to fisheries websites

 

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Country ministries and agencies | International organisations and resources


Country ministries and agencies

 Australia

o Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA)

o Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry

 Austria 

o Federal Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry, Environment and Water Management

 Belgium

o Ministerie van de Vlaamse Gemeenschap. Beleidsdomein Landbouw & Visserij (Nederland)

 Canada

o Fisheries and Oceans Canada/Pêches et Océans Canada 

 Chile

o Undersecretariat for Fisheries

 Czech Republic 

o Ministry of Agriculture

 Denmark

o Danish Directorate of Fisheries 

 Estonia

Ministry of Agriculture

Ministry of the Environment

 Finland 

o Fisheries page of the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry 

 France 

o Ministère de l'Alimentation, de l'Agriculture et de la Pêche (Français)

 Germany 

o Federal Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Consumer Protection

 Greece 

o Ministry of Rural Development and Food

 Hungary 

o Ministry of Rural Development

 Iceland 

o Fisheries portal, Ministry of Fisheries and Agriculture 

 Ireland 

o Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food

o Inland Fisheries Division, Department of Communications, Marine and Natural Resources 

o Irish Sea Fisheries Board (BIM) 

 Israel

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 Italy 

o Fish and Aquaculture, Ministry of Agricultural Policy, Food and Forestry (Italiano)

 Japan 

o Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries 

 Korea 

o Ministry for Food, Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries

 Luxembourg 

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 Mexico 

o National Commission of Aquaculture and Fishing (CONAPESCA) 

 Netherlands 

o Fisheries section, Ministry of Agriculture, Nature and Food Quality 

 New Zealand  

o Ministry of Fisheries

o New Zealand Fisheries information website

 Norway

o Ministry of Fisheries and Costal Affairs 

o fisheries.no - official portal for Norwegian fishing 

 Poland 

o Fishery site, Agro Web Poland

o Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development

 Portugal 

o Ministry for Agriculture, Rural Development and Fisheries 

 Slovak Republic 

o Ministry of Agriculture

 Slovenia 

o Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Food

 Spain 

o Fisheries section, Ministry of the Environment and Rural and Marine Affairs (Español)

 Sweden 

o Fisheries section, Ministry of Agriculture 

o Swedish Board of Fisheries 

 Switzerland 

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 Turkey 

o Ministry for Agriculture and Rural Affairs, Department of Fisheries (Türkçe)

 United Kingdom  

o Marine and Fisheries section, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs 

 United States 

o Aquaculture section, United States Department of Agriculture

o NOAA - National Marine Fisheries Service 

o U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 

  European Union 

o Directorate-General for Maritime Affairs and Fisheries 

 


 

Other organisations and resources

 Agreement on the Conservation of Small Cetaceans of the Baltic and North Seas (ASCOBANS)

 Atlantic Salmon Federation

 Convention on the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR)

 Eurofish

 FishBase

 FISHINFONetwork (including Globefish, Eurofish, Infofish, Infosamak, Infopeche, Infosa and Infoyu)

 Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), including: 

   o Fisheries and Aquaculture Department

   o Fishery and Aquaculture Country Profiles

 Great Lakes Fishery Commission

 International Pacific Halibut Commission (IPHC)

 Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization

 North Pacific Marine Science Organisation (PICES)

 Regional Fisheries Management Organizations (RFMOs):

   o Agreement on the International Dolphin Conservation Programme (AIDCP)

   o Commission for the Conservation of Southern Bluefin Tuna (CCSBT)  

   o Convention on Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources (CCAMLR)  

   o Fisheries Committee for the Eastern Central Atlantic (CECAF) 

   o General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean (GFCM)

   o Indian Ocean Tuna Commission (IOTC)

   o Inter-American Tropical Tuna Commission (IATTC)

   o International Commission for the Conservation of Atlantic Tunas (ICCAT)

   o North Atlantic Salmon Conservation Organisation (NASCO)

   o North-East Atlantic Fisheries Commission (NEAFC)

   o Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Organization (NAFO)

   o South-East Atlantic Fisheries Organisation (SEAFO)  

   o South Pacific Regional Fisheries Management Organisation (SPRFMO)  

   o Western and Central Pacific Fisheries Commission (WCPFC) (link to FAO website) 

   o Western Central Atlantic Fisheries Commission (WECAFC) (link to FAO website)

 World Bank - Fisheries and Aquaculture topic page

 WorldFish Centre