All at sea? Marine conservation in post-Brexit Wales

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Original languageEnglish
JournalECOS
Volume38
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 31 Jul 2017
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Abstract

Marine nature conservation is not going well in Wales where designated marine protected areas have benefitted from vanishingly little management. Quitting the EU looks likely to make things worse rather than better, despite apparent safety nets provided by recent, allegedly progressive, Welsh environmental legislation.

Keywords

  • Brexit, Wales, marine conservation, environmental law, environmental management, MARINE PROTECTED AREAS