2710, 2021

Bringing fresh perspectives to the Scottish fishing industry

By |11:05 am|Categories: Blog|

The seafood industry is host to a myriad of diverse career pathways, but they don’t always involve working on the water, or directly with fish! FIS is always looking for ways to encourage a new way of ‘working’ in the industry; helping qualified people with an interest in fisheries find

2209, 2021

Building real-time maps for the fishing industry – Interview with Dr Tara Marshall

By |9:47 am|Categories: Blog|

We talked with Dr Tara Marshall, a senior lecturer at the University of Aberdeen, about her work and previous collaborations with FIS. Tara has been a key part of five different FIS projects over the years, including the first ever FIS project, FIS001, which highlighted key knowledge gaps that FIS

2207, 2021

New Report on Satellite Tech Opportunities for Scottish Fishing

By |3:49 pm|Categories: Press Release|

Outer space and ocean fishing may seem like they couldn't be further apart, but FIS is working with Space Intelligence to discover how satellite technology could benefit our fishing industry. The report of our latest project - FIS037- is now available to read on our website. Written by Space Intelligence,

2005, 2021

Fisher designed mobile app aims to reduce unwanted bycatch on the west coast of Scotland – report now available online

By |5:01 pm|Categories: Press Release|

Scottish skippers fishing on the west coast of Scotland have successfully completed trials at sea of a bespoke app for securely sharing real-time information that helps to reduce catches of unwanted species. The app was co-designed by skippers to accommodate their specific information requirements, their security concerns and their tolerance