Marine life has returned at dramatic levels to the waters of the Lamlash Bay No Take Zone, a new study from the University of York has shown. There are nearly four times more king scallops in the area since 2010 and larger lobsters are more abundant.
On Saturday 8th February 2020, the South Arran Marine Protected Area celebrated its 4th Birthday. Read on to see a video of recent footage.
Coastal Communities Network respond to Scottish Salmon Producers' Organisation
This consultation explores methods for how we assess the organic load from a marine pen fish farm to ensure organic residues from farms don't negatively impact local environments.
On Sunday 5th January 2020, The Guardian newspaper published an article highlighting the calls from the coalition #OurSeas, formed of community, fishing and marine protection groups who want to see fish stocks recovered in Scottish waters.
The Times newspaper released an article on January 2nd 2020 titled "Anger over plans for salmon farm on Isle of Arran".