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# fish - This year 2022

Investigation launched after 'significant' fish kill in Crover River
# Cavan
# Cavan

Investigation launched after 'significant' fish kill in Crover River

Aug 16th 2022, 9:24 AM 17,716 Views 11 Comments

Inland Fisheries Ireland estimates that over 1,000 juvenile trout could have been killed in the incident.

High risk of fish kills in hot weather, says Inland Fisheries Ireland
# I’m Not Codding
# I’m Not Codding

High risk of fish kills in hot weather, says Inland Fisheries Ireland

Aug 11th 2022, 9:59 AM 10,017 Views 2 Comments

Fish populations may come under ‘thermal stress’ as air and water temperatures soar and water levels drop.

Mass swarm of dead fish in Atlantic prompts French inquiry
# Bay Of Biscay
# Bay Of Biscay

Mass swarm of dead fish in Atlantic prompts French inquiry

Feb 6th 2022, 8:25 AM 59,229 Views 41 Comments

The group Sea Shepherd estimates it held some 100,000 dead fish.

# fish - Last year 2021

Fish brought back from extinction with help from UK zoo
# Extinction
# Extinction

Fish brought back from extinction with help from UK zoo

Dec 29th 2021, 2:14 PM 28,968 Views 14 Comments

More than 1,500 tequila fish have now been returned to the Teuchitlan River, south-west Mexico.

Poll: How often do you eat fish?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: How often do you eat fish?

Jun 23rd 2021, 9:44 AM 44,834 Views 51 Comments

Irish fishing boats are protesting today over the challenges their industry faces.

'It's the closure of coastal communities': One in four fishermen will lose their job under this Brexit deal, TDs told
# Brexit Deal
# Brexit Deal

'It's the closure of coastal communities': One in four fishermen will lose their job under this Brexit deal, TDs told

Jan 22nd 2021, 12:53 PM 13,348 Views 21 Comments

Dublin Bay prawns – our second most valuable fishery – is set to hemorrhage €7 million post-Brexit.

# fish - All time

Taoiseach acknowledges 'severe impact' of Brexit deal during talks with fishing representatives
# Fishing Industry
# Fishing Industry

Taoiseach acknowledges 'severe impact' of Brexit deal during talks with fishing representatives

Dec 28th 2020, 6:59 PM 17,086 Views 17 Comments

Industry groups reacted angrily to the terms of the trade agreement after they were announced last week.

Marine life threatened by dropping oxygen levels in Earth's waters, conservation group says
# Troubled Waters
# Troubled Waters

Marine life threatened by dropping oxygen levels in Earth's waters, conservation group says

Dec 7th 2019, 2:26 PM 9,792 Views 31 Comments

The IUCN said around 700 sites had been identified globally with low oxygen levels.

Investigation launched after hundreds of fish found dead in Cork river
# Algal Bloom
# Algal Bloom

Investigation launched after hundreds of fish found dead in Cork river

Aug 30th 2019, 6:02 PM 36,134 Views 26 Comments

It’s understood they died due to “a significant algal bloom”.

Some salmon returning to Irish rivers with signs of bleeding and skin ulceration
# Fish
# Fish

Some salmon returning to Irish rivers with signs of bleeding and skin ulceration

Jun 19th 2019, 6:20 AM 45,666 Views 28 Comments

This has affected populations on both the east and west coast of Ireland.

How climate change could lead to 'enormous' losses for the global fishing industry
# Cod
# Cod

How climate change could lead to 'enormous' losses for the global fishing industry

Jan 4th 2019, 6:30 AM 7,237 Views 39 Comments

Not limiting the global rise in temperature by 1.5 degrees Celsius could have a huge impact.

Leftover dead fish will be used to power cruise liners
# Norway
# Norway

Leftover dead fish will be used to power cruise liners

Nov 27th 2018, 6:15 AM 20,600 Views 16 Comments

The dead fish will be mixed with other organic waste to make a liquified biogas to be used instead of heavy fuel oil.

Hundreds of dead fish wash up on beach in Donegal
# Bundoran
# Bundoran

Hundreds of dead fish wash up on beach in Donegal

Aug 1st 2018, 4:55 PM 29,307 Views 27 Comments

The Sea-Fisheries Protection Authority said the scale of the incident is unusual.

Over 10,000 protected lamprey fish killed in suspected chemical poisoning
# Tipperary
# Tipperary

Over 10,000 protected lamprey fish killed in suspected chemical poisoning

Jul 17th 2018, 1:04 PM 21,633 Views 31 Comments

Inland Fisheries Ireland estimates that it will take several years for the species to recover.

Public asked to keep an eye out for distressed fish during heatwave
# Heatwave
# Heatwave

Public asked to keep an eye out for distressed fish during heatwave

Jun 30th 2018, 11:12 AM 22,478 Views 28 Comments

Not everyone is enjoying the heat.

Gannets on Little Skellig are using plastic to build their nests
# Huge Concern
# Huge Concern

Gannets on Little Skellig are using plastic to build their nests

Jun 8th 2018, 2:47 PM 23,256 Views 30 Comments

Use of plastic by the 70,000 or so gannets in the colony has “become obvious”.

Concern after hundreds of fish die in The Lough in Cork
# Carp
# Carp

Concern after hundreds of fish die in The Lough in Cork

May 10th 2018, 9:02 AM 32,789 Views 27 Comments

Around 450 of the 500-strong stock has died.

The rush to sell Mexico's 'cocaine of the sea' (fish bladders) in China is pushing two species toward extinction
# Totoaba
# Totoaba

The rush to sell Mexico's 'cocaine of the sea' (fish bladders) in China is pushing two species toward extinction

Apr 14th 2018, 7:00 AM 16,867 Views 9 Comments

Totoaba swim bladders can sell for up to over €16,000 in China.

Eel fishermen who went out of business after Irish ban may soon receive financial support
# Anglers
# Anglers

Eel fishermen who went out of business after Irish ban may soon receive financial support

Mar 25th 2018, 7:30 AM 15,343 Views 19 Comments

The government has opened up talks with the European Commission to set up a support programme.

Most deepwater fish have ingested microplastics, new Irish study finds
# Plastic Pollution
# Plastic Pollution

Most deepwater fish have ingested microplastics, new Irish study finds

Feb 19th 2018, 7:37 AM 9,848 Views 19 Comments

It’s one of the highest reported frequencies of microplastic occurrence in fish around the globe.

Sex of Mexican fish species so loud it could deafen dolphins, according to scientists
# Gulf Corvina
# Gulf Corvina

Sex of Mexican fish species so loud it could deafen dolphins, according to scientists

Jan 7th 2018, 10:30 AM 18,431 Views 15 Comments

A scientist said that “the collective chorus sounds like a crowd cheering at a stadium or perhaps a really loud beehive”.

'The marine equivalent of fracking': Europe to legalise controversial pulse fishing
# European Parliament
# European Parliament

'The marine equivalent of fracking': Europe to legalise controversial pulse fishing

Nov 26th 2017, 12:00 PM 28,199 Views 40 Comments

The European Parliament’s fishing committee allowed a motion to pass legalising the controversial technique.

Climate change blamed for Portugal facing its worst drought in more than 20 years
# Soaked Up
# Soaked Up

Climate change blamed for Portugal facing its worst drought in more than 20 years

Sep 17th 2017, 6:00 PM 19,124 Views 83 Comments

The Pego do Altar reservoir is now almost empty of water.

Scientists are using painkiller-addicted fish to develop new treatments for addicts
# Addiction
# Addiction

Scientists are using painkiller-addicted fish to develop new treatments for addicts

Aug 27th 2017, 8:45 AM 7,517 Views 5 Comments

Researchers found the fish were willing to work harder and even enter risky conditions in order to get their fix.

Transition year students are being taught a new skill - fishing
# Rod Stewards
# Rod Stewards

Transition year students are being taught a new skill - fishing

May 21st 2017, 8:00 AM 10,484 Views 21 Comments

The scheme aims to teach children fly fishing with a view to introducing them to a lifelong hobby.

'She's a curious little thing': Meet the first tropical stingray to be born in Ireland
# Bray
# Bray

'She's a curious little thing': Meet the first tropical stingray to be born in Ireland

Apr 14th 2017, 5:27 PM 12,107 Views 17 Comments

The Atlantic Cownose Ray is listed as a near threatened species and could face extinction in the future.

Trump's private country club cited for food safety violations
# Mar-a-lago
# Mar-a-lago

Trump's private country club cited for food safety violations

Apr 14th 2017, 2:55 PM 11,545 Views 23 Comments

It costs $200,000 to join Mar-a-Lago and recent VIP guests have included the leaders of Japan and China.

Heroin-like venom from tropical fish could lead to new pain relief
# Blennies
# Blennies

Heroin-like venom from tropical fish could lead to new pain relief

Apr 8th 2017, 4:00 PM 15,107 Views 19 Comments

Experiments using lab mice found the rodents showed no sign of pain once injected with the fish venom.

7 surprising benefits of eating fish you may not know about
# Sponsored By Birds Eye
# Sponsored By Birds Eye

7 surprising benefits of eating fish you may not know about

Feb 9th 2017, 12:16 PM 20,203 Views 14 Comments

Nothing fishy about these benefits. (Sorry.)

This fisherman tweets all of the horrific creatures he finds in the sea, and it's pure nightmare fuel
# Creatures Of The Deep
From The Daily Edge
# Creatures Of The Deep

This fisherman tweets all of the horrific creatures he finds in the sea, and it's pure nightmare fuel

Dec 21st 2016, 8:56 AM 7,433 Views 3 Comments

Mammy!

Irish fishermen will be able to catch more fish next year (but less cod and pollock)
# Fishing Quotas
# Fishing Quotas

Irish fishermen will be able to catch more fish next year (but less cod and pollock)

Dec 14th 2016, 8:16 AM 7,576 Views 53 Comments

The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine Michael Creed today announced the 2017 quotas for fishermen.

Ice rink using dead fish to attract visitors forced to shut down
# Japan
# Japan

Ice rink using dead fish to attract visitors forced to shut down

Nov 28th 2016, 7:41 AM 15,872 Views 21 Comments

“We wanted customers to experience the feeling of skating on the sea,” the theme park manager said.

Over 700 fish found dead in tributary of River Lee after sewage spillage
# Fish Kill
# Fish Kill

Over 700 fish found dead in tributary of River Lee after sewage spillage

Aug 2nd 2016, 10:25 AM 21,149 Views 40 Comments

It took around six hours to clean the river after the incident on Saturday morning.

Warning to swimmers over venomous fish that lurks beneath the sand
# Weever Fish
# Weever Fish

Warning to swimmers over venomous fish that lurks beneath the sand

Jul 30th 2016, 8:45 AM 38,609 Views 44 Comments

The fish carries and excruciating sting. A particular warning is being issued for this weekend.

This photo of a fish swimming inside a jellyfish is blowing everyone's mind
# Viral
# Viral

This photo of a fish swimming inside a jellyfish is blowing everyone's mind

Jun 9th 2016, 9:24 AM 38,076 Views 23 Comments

The unusual photo – in which the fish appears to be steering the jellyfish – has been viewed more than 2.4 million times online.

Nearly €100k worth of cannabis found hidden in dried fish
# Something Fishy
# Something Fishy

Nearly €100k worth of cannabis found hidden in dried fish

Jun 4th 2016, 12:03 PM 16,177 Views 39 Comments

The drugs came from Cotonou, Benin in West Africa.

This Irish documentary about fishing and oil is making people angry
# Atlantic
# Atlantic

This Irish documentary about fishing and oil is making people angry

May 22nd 2016, 8:45 AM 98,708 Views 85 Comments

Risteard O Domhnaill was behind the documentary The Pipe. Now he has returned with an acclaimed documentary voiced by Brendan Gleeson.

Wicklow's Sammy the Seal is going viral all over the world
# Making Waves
# Making Waves

Wicklow's Sammy the Seal is going viral all over the world

Mar 13th 2016, 12:01 PM 50,050 Views 24 Comments

Stealin’ fish, menacing fishmongers, all that jazz.

Wicklow's infamous Sammy the Seal is going viral all over the world
# Sammy The Seal
From The Daily Edge
# Sammy The Seal

Wicklow's infamous Sammy the Seal is going viral all over the world

Mar 13th 2016, 10:21 AM 6,365 Views 3 Comments

Stealin’ fish, menacing fishmongers, all that jazz.

There could be more plastic than fish in the oceans by 2050
# Davos
# Davos

There could be more plastic than fish in the oceans by 2050

Jan 19th 2016, 8:48 PM 10,747 Views 36 Comments

Uh-oh.

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