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Global fisheries threatened by loss of seagrass

Posted on May 20, 2018 at 8:00 PM



By Leanne Cullen-Unsworth


Seafood consumption is both a love and a necessity for hundreds of millions of people all across the world. And the supply of seafood is a key part of maintaining food security for the whole planet. But as demand for seafood is increasing, stocks of wild fish and invertebr...

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International Women's Day 2018: A call to #PressforProgress in recognising the role of women in fisheries

Posted on March 8, 2018 at 7:30 PM



By Leanne Cullen-Unsworth


Today on international women's day 2018 we collectively acknowledge and celebrate women's achievements throughout history and across nations. It is also known as the United Nations (UN) Day for Women's Rights and International Peace. Absolutely a day for shared and international celebration.


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A Symphony For Scottish Seagrass

Posted on February 11, 2018 at 4:35 AM


By Rufus Sullivan



Hello Team Seagrass!


I am Rufus, a volunteer with Project Seagrass and a marine biology graduate from the University of St Andrews. Since graduating in June 2017, I have begun working for the Scotti...

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What does the future hold for seagrass?

Posted on December 19, 2017 at 5:15 AM



By Benjamin Jones


The savannahs of the seas – our humble seagrass meadows are in peril


In its Green Seas episode, Blue Planet II introduced us to seagrass meadows. Scarcely touched upon in past media when compared to coral reefs, mangroves and even kelp forests, we learnt about the va...

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Blue Planet, Green Seas. What's the take home message?

Posted on November 23, 2017 at 12:30 PM


By Richard 'RJ' Lilley


This weekend we are in for a treat as the BBC Blue Planet team broadcast episode 5 “Green Seas” for the first time (Sunday 26th November, BBC One, 8pm – don’t miss it!...

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