We train volunteers as undercover fisheries observers to become actively involved in port inspections and market research.
Our team is joining and organizing events all over Europe, to talk about the challenges the ocean faces and the work of FishAct.
To stop overfishing, we are working together with other organisations and meet politicians and stakeholders.
Industrial fishing is a multinational, multibillion-dollar industry, which has been depleting fish populations worldwide for decades, driving many marine species towards extinction.
It is estimated that the fishing industry kills between 1 and 2.7 trillion fish from the wild every year. The reason why industrial fishing vessels can catch these huge amounts of fish is their size and their technical equipment.
The European eel is threatened with extinction. The population has completely collapsed within a few decades despite the advice by scientists to stop fishing their