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The IFM is an international organisation, dedicated to the advancement of sustainable fisheries management. Membership is open to anyone with an interest in fish and fisheries, their proper management and conservation.

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Created in 1969 in the UK, the IFM is dedicated to the advancement of sustainable fisheries management. We are a non-profit organisation controlled by members and managed by an elected council.

Our members are fisheries managers from regulatory and research bodies, fishing and angling organisations, water companies, fish farms and educational institutions. We are represented at many levels within government and conservation bodies. We have branches in the UK and our own training/education system. We organise many events through the year, from national conferences to small branch visits.

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Troubled Waters

September 16th 2021

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Vacancies

Flexible

IFM Trustees required

July 31st 2021

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IFM Policy Director

IFM Policy Director

July 31st 2021

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Inverness-shire

River Director/Chief Executive – Ness District Salmon Fishery Board (DSFB)

September 8th 2021

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Welwyn Garden City

Fisheries Technical Officer – Environment Agency

September 17th 2021

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Cromarty

Senior Fisheries Biologist / Fisheries Manager For the Cromarty Firth Fishery Board

September 20th 2021

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Rennes, France

Post-doctoral reseacher in ecology

September 30th 2021

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Membership is open to anyone with an interest in fish and fisheries, their proper management and conservation. Benefits include training and qualification opportunities, events, publications, CPD, the Chartered Environmentalist qualification (C.Env), member discounts and more......

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