UK dispute over European Marine Sites

A dispute has begun between two conservation bodies and the MMO relating to the relationship between fishing and obligations under EU Habitats legislation. Credit: Wiki/Pauline Eccles

The first rounds have been fired in what may be a lengthy dispute between two conservation bodies and the UK Marine Management Organisation relating to the relationship between fishing and obligations under EU Habitats legislation, writes Andrew Oliver, partner and specialist in sea fisheries and marine environmental law, at solicitors ...

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