A range of CMPP events has been organised throughout the region across April and May, to promote the pre-consultation of the draft Clyde Regional Marine Plan. To view the full list of events and to see if one is taking place in your area, please visit this page. These events are a chance for individuals, […]
The pre-consultation draft Clyde Regional Marine Plan is now available to view, and the consultation on this document is open. The consultation will run from 18th March – 27th May. Please visit this section of the website for full details on the pre-consultation draft Clyde Regional Marine Plan and how you can take part in […]
Please read the attached notice to mariners for more information on scientific equipment deployed in the Clyde Sea Sill until 31/04/2019. Click to view notice.
The paper covers a broad spectrum of topics, including: improving governance and strengthening local management; increasing confidence and accountability in our seafood product and maximising the role that technology can play in this; supporting and growing our inshore fishing fleet; and improving standards within the fishing fleet including safety and workers conditions. Read the discussion […]
Please note that subsea cable installation works between Kerrylamont Bay on Bute and Bell Bay on Cumbrae will begin from 04/02/19 for approximately one month, weather permitting. The original notice for these works issued on 14 January 2019 can be viewed here: CB0144 Bute Cumbrae NtM 14.01.19 Cable installation CMP.
Please note the extension to the electricity hydrographic surveys being carried out between Carradale and Arran – read the full notice here – Carradale Arran NtM Surveys Update 30112018. The original notice for these works issued on the 1 November 2018 can be viewed here.
SEPA have recently released a new draft sector plan for the Aquaculture sector. The draft plan outlines enhanced standards for organic waste and a strengthened approach for licensing medicines. The plan also details strengthened monitoring and assessment processes and a more comprehensive approach to ensuring fish farm operators comply with all these requirements. A consultation […]
Click on the PDF below to see the latest newsletter from the EMFF Project “Engaging the Fishing Industry in Marine Environmental Survey & Monitoring”. This is the first newsletter about the project, which has been running since 2017, and explains the work done by fishers and scientists this year to contribute to MPA monitoring. Click […]
Zero Waste Scotland and Marine Scotland recently announced that £1m of funding is now available for innovative projects in marine plastics capture, collection and recovery. Expressions of interest from small and medium sized enterprises are welcome for potential projects until Friday 16th November. More information is available at: https://www.zerowastescotland.org.uk/content/funding-turn-tide-marine-plastics.
Please read the following notice for information regarding planned cable survey work taking place from the 20th November for approximately 11 days around the Carradale Arran corridor – Carradale Arran NtM Surveys