Environment Management System for Aquaculture (ECOPACT)

We can assist you to implement an Environment Management System (EMS) on your fish and shellfish farm through our ECOPACT initative.

How can I implement an EMS on my farm?

Our Environment Officer Grainne O’Brien will work with you to draw up an Environmental Management Programme based on agreed targets to improve your farm’s environmental performance.

Together we will examine every environmental aspect of your operation, including:

To date over 50 businesses have implemented an environmental management system.

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Read the brochure

Read the ECOPACT (pdf 5,898Kb)  brochure or the ECOPACT Northern Ireland (pdf 2,386Kb)  brochure to learn about the initative in your area.

Contact Us

Aquaculture Environmental Officer

Grainne Devine