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Aquaculture in Ireland

Irish Aquaculture in 2006 was worth 124.6 million euro and includes shellfish and finfish production. Finfish production of 12,7126 tonnes in 2006 was valued at 61.4million Euro. Shellfish Production was 44,696 tonnes and valued at 62.2 Million Euro (source BIM)

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Currach fishermen land wild oysters in Belmullet
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Farmed abalone Bere Island, County Cork
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Dredging for oysters in Blacksod Bay
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Harvesting farmed mussels, Clew Bay
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Venturi harvesting system for rope mussels - Shellfish farmers visit Blackshell mussel farm, Clew Bay
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Currach fishermen
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Harvesting farmed mussels, Clew Bay
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Clare Island salmon smolt delivery by helicopter Clew Bay
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Plastic moulded navigation buoy for a fish farm in Clew Bay
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