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Seas At Risk seminar on Low Impact Fisheries and the Reform of the CFP

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    Eventtype: Conference/Workshop
    Date: 2010-10-28
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    he seminar addressed the possibilities of shifting to low impact gears, whereby the fishing industry can decrease its impacts on marine ecosystems, reduce greenhouse gas emissions and lower fuel costs. Several fishers presented their experience with low impact fisheries. Other presentations and panel discussions addressed problems preventing fishers from changing gears as well as policy options for the future CFP to promote low impact fisheries.

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