A meeting of the Irish Prawn FIP was held virtually in July 2020. The following actions were agreed at the meeting:
- The 2020/2021 workplan, once finalised with Fishery Progress, will be circulated to all participants in addition to being available on the website.
- Verifish will explore how the Tuna FIP observer scheme may be used as a template for data collection in other FIPs.
- Verifish will follow up with a number of PO reps, sales agents and the Marine Institute regarding improving the volume of industry self-sampling.
- Verifish will work with the UK Prawn FIP on areas of common interest such as the Irish Sea.