IFM Position on the Fisheries Bill

June 10, 2020 | News

The Fisheries Bill is the first domestic marine fisheries legislation for over 40 years and is primarily a piece of framework legislation designed to fill the governance gap once the UK leaves the EU. It will set up the foundation for future UK wide marine fisheries...

Growing Back Better – Green Recovery Proposals

June 7, 2020 | News

The Institute is very pleased to be a signatory on this letter to Downing Street, The Treasury and DEFRA. The letter calls on the government to make the recovery from Corvid-19 a green recovery. The Government can create a fairer and more resilient society by...

Wildlife and Fisheries

May 13, 2020 | News

Following the temporary closure of fisheries due to Covid 19 many waters have seen a boom in wildlife that isn’t normally so prominent due to the presence of anglers. We have received reports of Marsh harriers and Bitterns turning up for the first time on waters, as...