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Sustainable Development in Scotland’s Seas: Securing Progress in Uncertain Times
The Sea Scotland 2017 conference will bring together a wide range of marine stakeholders with representatives from national government and local authorities to address sustainable development of Scotland’s seas following the EU Referendum.
Date: Wednesday, 21st June
Venue: RSS Discovery, Discovery Point, Dundee, DD1 4XA
Register now via Eventbrite
A look at the fourth Scottish Inshore Fisheries Conference
A few weeks ago, inshore fishermen, policy makers, NGOs, scientists and more came together to discuss Scotland’s inshore fisheries at the fourth Scottish Inshore Fisheries Conference. The need for continued collaboration between all marine stakeholders to work towards a positive and sustainable future of inshore fisheries management was clear.
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Scotland’s seas are home to some truly incredible species and habitats. We want to keep it that way. Find out why our seas need greater protection and how that can be achieved.
The life in our seas is fundamentally interconnected by water and the ecosystem processes. Marine protection is meaningless if planning does not account for the fundamental linkages between species and habitats in our seas.
Decades of unsustainable activity has resulted in serious damage to areas of Scotland’s seas. These areas are now in desperate need of recovery. Find out the true state of Scotland’s seas and why we need to restore them to a condition we can all be proud of.