Power, provided for by the new post-Brexit Fisheries Act 2020, would allow us to outlaw the most destructive fishing vessels from our protected areas.
Posts Tagged: Marine Environment
On biodiversity, climate change, and the illegal wildlife trade, the UK and her Overseas Territories can play a crucial role.
The current rules blur the line between fishing waters and properly-protected areas, and our Overseas Territories need more support.
Councils should do more to promote marine tourism. Partnership deals could also improve the environment and public health.
Matthew Offord: The UK’s work on protecting the oceans has won deserved praise – now we must go further
The Blue Belt policy of working with UK Overseas Territories to “create the largest marine sanctuaries anywhere in the world” is succeeding.