MPs warn of ‘storm of threats’ to UK seas and world’s oceans

MP’s have warned of a ‘storm of threats’ to our oceans unless action is taken including improving Marine Conservation zones.

The Environment Audit committee wants an international deal – similar to the Paris agreement on Climate Change -to protect the oceans.

Lewis Pugh swam the Channel to warn of danger in the UK’s seas in 2018

The Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs said: “We know there is more to do, and we will soon publish an International Ocean Strategy to drive global action to conserve the world’s oceans.”

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