We are witnessing big improvements in EU fish stocks in the North-east Atlantic whilst Mediterranean stocks are under worsening threat. This was the assessment presented by experts at the European Commission's annual “State of Fish Stocks in European waters” seminar on the 17th September in Brussels.
On 17 September, the European Commission will host a seminar on the state of fish stocks in European waters. The European fishing sector, NGOs, national administrations, EU institutions and interested members of the public are invited to participate. The registration is now open.
Maria Damanaki, European Commissioner for Maritime Affaires and Fisheries, has convened an open seminar on the morning of the 17th September to look into the state of European fish stocks and fishing fleets.