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Tarakihi catch reduction supported

Wednesday, 19 September 2018, 2:21 pm | Fisheries Inshore New Zealand - FINZ

Fisheries Inshore New Zealand (FINZ) is supportive of the announcement today that tarakihi catch on the east coast will be reduced by 20 percent while the commercial fishing industry works on a plan to rebuild the stock. More >>

Fisheries Inshore welcomes High Court win on seabed mining

Tuesday, 28 August 2018, 5:15 pm | Fisheries Inshore New Zealand - FINZ

Fisheries Inshore New Zealand has welcomed the successful appeal against the Environmental Protection Authority’s (EPA) decision to allow Trans-Tasman Resources (TTR) to mine 50 million tonnes of seabed annually, and discharge 45 million tonnes of waste ... More >>

NZ Fishing industry supports on board observers

Monday, 11 June 2018, 11:20 am | Fisheries Inshore New Zealand - FINZ

NZ Fishing industry supports on board observers The fishing industry supports observers on its vessels. More >>

Seafood companies and iwi slam EPA

Tuesday, 16 May 2017, 1:38 pm | Fisheries Inshore New Zealand - FINZ

The Environmental Protection Authority’s (EPA) handling of the application to mine 50 million tonnes of iron sand from the ocean floor off the coast of Taranaki, each year for 35 years, is being slammed by seafood companies and local iwi. More >>

Industry keen to improve fisheries management system

Friday, 16 September 2016, 12:49 pm | Fisheries Inshore New Zealand - FINZ

The seafood industry welcomes the independent report into fisheries compliance operations, released today by the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI). More >>

Commercial fishers welcome measures

Monday, 22 February 2016, 5:24 pm | Fisheries Inshore New Zealand - FINZ

New Zealand’s inshore fishery industry welcomes Government measures to improve the management of New Zealand’s lakes, aquifers and wetlands. More >>

Fishing Body Seeks Assurances From Government

Friday, 2 October 2015, 4:29 pm | Fisheries Inshore New Zealand - FINZ

The organisation that represents the country’s inshore fishers – Fisheries Inshore New Zealand – wants to work with the Government to develop mutually supportive utilisation and conservation outcomes in fisheries management and measures to protect ... More >>

Seafood support for EPA decision on TTR

Wednesday, 18 June 2014, 2:04 pm | Fisheries Inshore New Zealand - FINZ

Fisheries Inshore New Zealand supports the Environmental Protection Authority decision to reject the Trans-Tasman Resources Ltd application to mine the South Taranaki Bight for iron sands. More >>

Maui’s dolphins ‘not helped’ by extra fishing restrictions

Wednesday, 11 June 2014, 10:42 am | Fisheries Inshore New Zealand - FINZ

Fisheries Inshore New Zealand (FINZ) says the International Whaling Commission’s request that fishing restrictions be extended 20 nautical miles out to sea and as far south as Wanganui is based on conjecture, not on science. More >>

Seafood Industry Concerned at Seabed Mining Proposal

Wednesday, 30 April 2014, 3:55 pm | Fisheries Inshore New Zealand - FINZ

The New Zealand seafood industry is concerned at the prospect of dumping 45 million tonnes of sediment into the sea each year, if Trans-Tasman Resources’ (TTR) application for seabed mining off Taranaki is approved. Fisheries Inshore New Zealand says the ... More >>

New Approach Vital to Save Maui’s Dolphins

Thursday, 5 December 2013, 10:33 am | Fisheries Inshore New Zealand - FINZ

Fisheries Inshore New Zealand says that preservation of Maui's dolphins is a critical priority for New Zealand. More >>

FINZ welcomes National Plan of Action for Seabirds

Friday, 26 April 2013, 9:46 am | Fisheries Inshore New Zealand - FINZ

Fisheries Inshore New Zealand (FINZ) welcomes the launch of the latest National Plan of Action (NPOA-Seabirds) by the Minister for Primary Industry. More >>

 

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