- A well-attended WCRIFG Management Committee meeting took place at the Optima Building , Glasgow on 30 October 2018. Video links from Marine Scotland offices in Aberdeen, Buckie, Oban, Stornoway and, Ullapool allowed members based remotely to join the meeting.
- The Solway Cockle Work group were joined by SSQC Consultants when they met on 3 October 2018 at the Community Centre, Castle Douglas to discuss the development of a potential commercial led cockle harvesting strategy.
- The WCRIFG Solway Subcommittee met on 27 September 2018 at Creebrige, Newton Stewart. A key purpose of the meeting was to review the Solway Code of Conduct in advance of the start of the 2018-19 scallop season on 1 November 2018.
- A meeting involving Mull based WCRIFG Members, most of whom will participate in a Crab Pilot Project, together with Marine Scotland personnel met on 17 September 2018 at Craignure Community Centre, Mull. The meeting was to review the aims of the pilot in advance of the trial starting on 1 October 2018.
The full WCRIFG Management Committee met on the 8 May 2018 at Atlantic Quay, Glasgow. The meeting was joined by VC links from Aberdeen, Kirkwall and Ullapool.
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|-||Paper 2||RSSLA strategy on sustainable development|
A well attended meeting of the Solway subcommittee took place on 11 January 2018 at Cree Bridge, Newton Stewart.