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Research at the Fisheries Department


The Research Division within the Fisheries Department provides expert scientific knowledge and advice to make the informed management decisions essential for the conservation, sustainable management and development of the Falkland Islands fisheries resources.


To subscribe to the fisheries department's electronic mailing list, please send an email to director@fisheries.gov.fk

Applications are now invited to fill our vacancy for Fisheries Protection Officer. Details can be found here Employment.

The next FFLG meeting will be held in the Fisheries Department meeting room on Wednesday,13th June 2018 at 14:00.

The next Fisheries Committee meeting will be held at the Fisheries Department meeting room on Thursday 7th June 2018 at 09:00.

Dr.Michaël Gras has now finished at the Fisheries Department, we would like thank Michaël for all his work over the last 4 years and would like to wish him the very best for the future.

 Updates of the News and weekly catches will be revised every Thursday afternoon

Weekly catch updates

09/05/2018 - 15/05/2018

Species Total Catch (mt)
Loligo 19
Illex 430
Hakes 786
Toothfish 20
Skate/Ray 80
Rock Cod 41
Red Cod 102
Kingclip 80
Hoki 461
Blue Whiting 5
Others 316