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Real Voices with Tommy Flaherty

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Real Voices with Tommy Flaherty

Tommy recounts his early days fishing on the west coast of Ireland. He tells us that there are no more fish coming into the bays as there used to be. Is it overfishing? Maybe, he says.

Fair Seas at the UN Ocean Conference

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Fair Seas at the UN Ocean Conference

Fair Seas attended the second UN Ocean Conference in Lisbon, Portugal. With over 300 side events taking place throughout the week, major announcements from government representatives at the conference, and a huge uptick in civil society representation compared to the 2017 event, it was a busy week from start to finish for the Fair Seas team.

Futureproof Extra: Fair Seas & Potecting Our Marine Habitats

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Futureproof Extra: Fair Seas & Potecting Our Marine Habitats

Regina Classen is the Marine Policy and Research Officer with the Irish Wildlife Trust and co-author of the ‘Fair Seas’ report, ‘Revitalising Our Seas’. Regina joins Johnathon Mcrea on Newstalk’s Futureproof, to explain a little bit about what Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) are and how they might look in Ireland. Some of the questions they […]