The ocean covers 71% of the Earth’s surface, yet only a tiny fraction of it is protected.
The Marine Reserves Coalition brings together five UK-based organisations, working collaboratively to secure the designation of marine reserves – fully protected, no-take marine areas closed to all extractive and potentially damaging activities.
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THE MARINE RESERVES COALITION PRAISES THE UK GOVERNMENT FOR ANNOUNCING THE WORLD’S LARGEST MARINE RESERVE As leaders of the Great British Oceans campaign, we today congratulate the UK Government on its decision to create the world’s largest...read more
Tagging tiger sharks in Watamu, Kenya – Fiona’s next blog: Day #7 aboard the Alleycat, and it feels like we’ve been here before… In fact, it’s just a full-on exact repeat of what happened yesterday. First of all, something chomps...read more
The Marine Reserves Coalition today, 11 February 2015, urges the British government to protect over 1.8 million square kilometres of the world’s ocean by creating marine reserves in three of the UK’s Overseas Territories. Working with the Royal...read more