• The Stock Book 2008

      Marine Institute (Marine Institute, 2008)
      The Stock Book is the principal annual publication of the Marine Institute's Fisheries Science Services (FSS). Its purpose is to provide the latest impartial scientific advice on the commercially exploited fish stocks of interest to Ireland.
    • Status of Irish Aquaculture 2007

      Marine Institute; Bord Iascaigh Mhara; Údarás na Gaeltachta (Marine Institute, 2008)
      This is the fifth annual report to review the status of Irish aquaculture (see Parsons et al., 2004, Parsons et al., 2005, Browne et al., 2006, and Browne et al., 2007). As with previous editions it has been produced in collaboration with the three main State agencies that provide support services in the areas of research and development to the industry – Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM), the Marine Institute (MI) and Údarás na Gaeltachta. The objectives of this and previous reports are: (1) To provide an objective and comprehensive source of information on the status of Irish aquaculture in 2007. (2) To show trends in the production, employment, export and market statistics for the Irish industry in 2007. (3) To summarise the current licensing activity, this was the responsibility of the Department of Communications, Marine and Natural Resources, now the Department of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food (DAFF). (4) To present the results of the wide range of monitoring programmes for farmed shellfish and finfish, which are carried out primarily by the Marine Institute, in accordance with Irish and EU food safety and environmental requirements. (5) To highlight the various aquaculture research and development initiatives which were underway in 2007. (6) To collate information about Irish aquaculture training. (7) To report on issues/events/initiatives that occurred during the year 2007. (8) To present summaries of pertinent aquaculture reports published during 2007. The overall aim of the report is to provide useful reference material for the industry, trade customers, investors, researchers and interested parties.
    • Status of Irish Aquaculture 2006

      Marine Institute; Bord Iascaigh Mhara; Taighde Mara Teo (Marine Institute, 2007)
      This is the fourth annual report reviewing the status of Irish aquaculture (see Parsons et al. 2004, Parsons et al. 2005, and Browne et al. 2006). As with the previous reports it has been produced in collaboration with the three main State agencies that provide support services in the areas of research and development to the industry – Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM), the Marine Institute (MI) and Údarás na Gaeltachta/ Taighde Mara Teoranta (TMT). The objectives of this report are: (1) To provide an objective and comprehensive source of information on the status of Irish aquaculture in 2006. (2) To show trends in the production, employment, export and market statistics for the Irish industry in 2006. (3) To summarise the current licensing activity, which is the responsibility of the Department of Communications, Marine and Natural Resources. (4) To present the results of the wide range of monitoring programmes for farmed shellfish and finfish, which are carried out primarily by the Marine Institute, in accordance with Irish and EU food safety and environmental requirements. (5) To highlight the various research and development initiatives in the area of aquaculture that are underway in the various State agencies and third-level institutions. (6) To collate information about Irish aquaculture training. (7) To report on issues/events/initiatives that occurred during the year 2006. (8) To review the impact of the National Development Plan (2000 to 2006) on Irish Aquaculture. (9) To present summaries of pertinent aquaculture reports published during 2006. (10) To provide an introduction to Aquaculture in Northern Ireland. The overall aim of the report is to provide useful reference material for the industry, trade customers, investors, researchers and interested parties.
    • The Stock Book 2007

      Marine Institute (Marine Institute, 2007)
      The Stock Book is the principal annual publication of the Marine Institute's Fisheries Science Services (FSS). Its purpose is to provide the latest impartial scientific advice on the commercially exploited fish stocks of interest to Ireland.
    • Status of Irish Aquaculture 2005

      Marine Institute; Bord Iascaigh Mhara; Taighde Mara Teo (Marine Institute, 2006)
      This is the third annual report on the status of Irish aquaculture (see Parsons et al., 2003, Parsons et al., 2004). As with the previous reports it has been produced in collaboration with the three main State agencies that provide support services in the areas of research and development to the industry – Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM), the Marine Institute (MI) and Taighde Mara Teo (TMT). The objectives of this report are: (1) To provide a useful, objective and comprehensive source of information on the status of Irish aquaculture in the year 2005; (2) To show trends in the production, employment, export and market statistics for the Irish industry in 2005; (3) To summarise the current licensing activity, which is the responsibility of the Department of Communications, Marine and Natural Resources; (4) To present the results of the wide range of monitoring programmes for farmed shellfish and finfish, which are carried out primarily by the Marine Institute, in accordance with Irish and EU food safety and environmental requirements; (5) To highlight the various research and development initiatives in the area of aquaculture that are underway in the various State agencies and third-level institutions; and (6) To report on issues/events/initiatives that occurred during the year 2005. The overall aim of the report is to provide useful reference material for the industry, trade customers, investors, researchers and interested parties.
    • Status of Irish Aquaculture 2004

      Marine Institute; Bord Iascaigh Mhara; Taighde Mara Teo (Marine Institute, 2005)
      This report is the second annual report on the status of Irish aquaculture (see Parsons et al., 2004). It has been produced in collaboration with the three main State agencies that provide support services in the areas of research and development to the industry – Bord Iascaigh Mhara (BIM), the Marine Institute and Taighde Mara. The aims of the report are to: (1) provide an objective and comprehensive source of information on the status of Irish aquaculture in 2004; (2) show the main trends in the production, employment export and market statistics for the Irish industry in 2004; (3) summarize the current licensing activity, which is the responsibility of the Department of Communications, Marine and Natural Resources; (4) present the results of the wide range of monitoring programmes for farmed shellfish and finfish, which are carried out primarily by the Marine Institute, in accordance with Irish and EU food safety and environmental requirements; (5) highlight the various research and development initiatives in the area of aquaculture that are underway in the various State agencies and third-level institutions; and (6) report other issues/events/initiatives that occurred during 2004. The overall aim of the report is to provide useful reference material for the industry, trade customers, investors, researchers and interested parties.
    • The Stock Book 2005

      Marine Institute (Marine Institute, 2005)
      The Stock Book is the principal annual publication of the Marine Institute's Fisheries Science Services (FSS). Its purpose is to provide the latest impartial scientific advice on the commercially exploited fish stocks of interest to Ireland.
    • The Stock Book 2004

      Marine Institute (Marine Institute, 2004)
      The Stock Book is the principal annual publication of the Marine Institute's Fisheries Science Services (FSS). Its purpose is to provide the latest impartial scientific advice on the commercially exploited fish stocks of interest to Ireland.
    • Status of Irish Aquaculture 2003

      Marine Institute; Bord Iascaigh Mhara; Taighde Mara Teo (Marine Institute, 2004)
      This is the first joint report on the status of Irish aquaculture, which has been produced in collaboration by the three main State agencies that provide support services in the areas of research and development to the industry – Bord Iascaigh Mhara, the Marine Institute and Taighde Mara. The value of industry output was over €1 billion in the period from 1990 to 2003 and this represents a significant socio economic impact in the coastal areas of the south and west coast. The aims of the report are to: (1) provide an objective and comprehensive source of information on the status of Irish aquaculture in 2003; (2) show the main trends in the production, employment and market statistics for the Irish industry in 2003; (3) summarize the current licensing activity which is the responsibility of the Department of Communications, Marine and Natural Resources; (4) show the wide range of monitoring programmes for farmed shellfish and finfish which are carried out primarily by the Marine Institute, in accordance with Irish and EU food safety and environmental requirements; and (5) highlight the various research and development initiates in the area of aquaculture, which are underway in the agencies and third-level institutions.
    • The Stock Book 2003

      Marine Institute (Marine Institute, 2003)
      The Stock Book is the principal annual publication of the Marine Institute's Fisheries Science Services (FSS). Its purpose is to provide the latest impartial scientific advice on the commercially exploited fish stocks of interest to Ireland.
    • The Stock Book 2006

      Marine Institute (Marine Institute, 2003)
      The Stock Book is the principal annual publication of the Marine Institute's Fisheries Science Services (FSS). Its purpose is to provide the latest impartial scientific advice on the commercially exploited fish stocks of interest to Ireland.
    • The Stock Book 2002

      Marine Institute (Marine Institute, 2002)
      The Stock Book is the principal annual publication of the Marine Institute's Fisheries Science Services (FSS). Its purpose is to provide the latest impartial scientific advice on the commercially exploited fish stocks of interest to Ireland.
    • The Stock Book 2001

      Marine Institute (Marine Institute, 2001)
      The Stock Book is the principal annual publication of the Marine Institute's Fisheries Science Services (FSS). Its purpose is to provide the latest impartial scientific advice on the commercially exploited fish stocks of interest to Ireland.
    • The Stock Book 2000

      Marine Institute (Marine Institute, 2000)
      The Stock Book is the principal annual publication of the Marine Institute's Fisheries Science Services (FSS). Its purpose is to provide the latest impartial scientific advice on the commercially exploited fish stocks of interest to Ireland.