Daily Archives: 9 July, 2014


The main results of LIFE iSEAS are: A complete assessment of the actual situation of discards issues on ships selected as project collaborators, focusing on the socio-economic implications and impacts that the policies aiming at the drastic reduction of discards (like the new Common Fisheries Policy – CFP) will have on the fishing sector. The […]

The project

Discards FAO define fishing discards as “the portion of the total organic material of animal origin in the catch, which is thrown away or dumped at sea for whatever reason. It does not include plant materials and post-harvest waste such as offal“. Currently this is one of the most important issues in fisheries, both from […]