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Chain of Custody Standard: Public Comment Period Closed 

We would like to announce that the 60 day Public Comment Period (8 May, 2017 to 6 July, 2017) for submission of comments on the Final Draft of the Iceland Responsible Fisheries Management Chain of Custody Standard ‘A tool for Voluntary Use in Markets for Certified Products of Marine Capture Fisheries, Revision 3.0' is now closed. Read more

Harvest control rule for Summer spawning herring, Tusk, and Ling

The Minister of Fisheries and Agriculture has adopted harvest control rule for three important fish species: Summer spawning herring, Tusk, and Ling. This is important as the adoption of harvest control rule, or comparable methodology, is a prerequisite for IRF certification. Read more

Catch quotas in Icelandic waters for 2017/2018 

The Minister of Fisheries and Agriculture has decided on total catches in Icelandic waters for the next fishing year, 2017/2018, which will begin 1 September. The decision is in accordance with the scientific advice of the Marine Research Institute.  Read more

Don't miss WSC 2017 in Reykjavik this September 

World Seafood Congress will be held September 10-13th, 2017 in Harpa in Reykjavík. "Growth in the Blue Bioeconomy" is the title for the conference. This year's agenda contains highly interesting workshops and sessions, including two on sustainability. Read more

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