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Research at the Fisheries Department


The Research Division within the Fisheries Department provides expert scientific knowledge and advice to make the informed management decisions essential for the conservation, sustainable management and development of the Falkland Islands fisheries resources.


To subscribe to the fisheries department's electronic mailing list, please send an email to director@fisheries.gov.fk

Our Acting Observer Co-ordinator Benjamin Keningale, will be leaving the department next week.  We would like to thank him for all of his hard work over the last 2 years and wish him all the best for the future.

The next FFLG meeting will be held in the Fisheries Department meeting room on Wednesday,8th August 2018 at 14:00.

The next Fisheries Committee meeting will be held at the Fisheries Department meeting room on Thursday 6th September 2018 at 14:00.

 Updates of the News and weekly catches will be revised every Thursday afternoon

Weekly catch updates

11/07/2018 - 18/07/2018

Species Total Catch (mt)
Loligo 172
Illex 0
Hakes 1054
Toothfish 7
Skate/Ray 46
Rock Cod 2
Red Cod 46
Kingclip 48
Hoki 2
Blue Whiting 0
Others 56