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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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About IFM

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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Scottish Wild Salmon Strategy Launch

January 18th 2022

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Vacancies

Flexible

IFM Trustees required

July 31st 2021

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UK Wide (home based / remote)

Aquatic Consultant (Principal / Senior levels)

January 28th 2022

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Sparsholt - Hampshire

Part-time Lecturer in Countryside Management and Fishery Studies – Sparsholt College

February 7th 2022

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Saltaire, West Yorkshire

Senior Hydro-ecologist – JBA Consulting

February 28th 2022

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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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