'Fisherman of the Year' landed for IFCA collaboration

18 October 2021

Tommy Russell Chairman of the Poole and District Fishermans Association and Poole Harbour Commissioner has won 'Fisherman of the Year' for his work with Southern IFCA in achieving Marine Stewardship Council accredition for the Poole Harbour Clam and Cockle fishery. 

Now in its 8th year, the MSC UK Awards celebrates the outstanding achievements and performance in sustainable fishing and seafood across the entire UK business spectrum. Despite the unprecedented challenges of the past year, there has been great progress in a number of areas.

For more information on the awards and other winners MSC UK Awards | Marine Stewardship Council | Marine Stewardship Council

For more information on the management of the fishery Poole Harbour Fisheries : Southern IFCA (southern-ifca.gov.uk)


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