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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

Applications are now invited to fill our vacancies for Stock Assessment Scientist and Observer Coordinator. Details can be found here Employment.

The next FFLG meeting will be held in the Fisheries Department meeting room on Wednesday, 9th May 2018 at 14:00.

The next Fisheries Committee meeting will be held at the Fisheries Department meeting room on Thursday 7th June 2018 at 09:00.

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

Weekly catch updates

18/04/2018 - 24/04/2018

Species Total Catch (mt)
Loligo 2907
Illex 2860
Hakes 348
Toothfish 50
Skate/Ray 24
Rock Cod 128
Red Cod 22
Kingclip 26
Hoki 18
Blue Whiting 1
Others 1359