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Latest news image - Zero bass catch advice reflects desperate state of stock
Posted - 01 Jul 2016

Zero bass catch advice reflects desperate state of stock

Seabass stock in UK waters is in a desperate situation. The very latest advice from ICES says no bass should be caught in 2017 and whilst MCS supports this advice wholeheartedly – we're concerned it’s unlikely to happen leaving the stock in dire straits by 2018.   Read more

Latest news image - Measuring impacts of climate change in the Maldives
Posted - 30 Jun 2016

Measuring impacts of climate change in the Maldives

We join forces with Biosphere Expeditions to monitor the impacts of coral bleaching in the Maldives after recent El Nino event.  Read more

Latest news image - We respond to referendum result
Posted - 24 Jun 2016

We respond to referendum result

The UK has voted to leave the European Union, a decision that will massively affect how we manage our seas Read more

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