The plan itself does not save nature but its implementation including legislative, policy and on-the-ground conservation work can.
A new Special Protection Area off the south east coast should be cause for celebration, but lack of community consultation is disappointing.
A film exploring the coastline from North Donegal to Sligo through its coastal communities, to be screened at Big Blue Film Festival, Oregon.
Fair Seas design by Lands Design was recognised at the Institute of Designers in Ireland (IDI) 2023 Awards at the RDS.
Fair Seas deliver petition calling for urgent legislation just weeks after survey shows lack of political will threatens the ocean.
THREE QUARTERS OF PEOPLE BELIEVE LACK OF POLITICAL WILL IS BIGGEST THREAT TO IRELAND’S MARINE ENVIRONMENT
76% of Irish people believe “lack of political will to protect or manage the ocean effectively” is the greatest threat to Ireland’s seas.
FAIR SEAS’ FILM SHINES LIGHT ON NORTHWEST COASTAL COMMUNITIES AND URGES ACTION FOR MARINE CONSERVATION
A short film featuring the views of local communities from Donegal and Sligo who depend on the sea to make a living is set to receive its online premiere next week.
They gave the Government a C+ grade for “moderate progress” on its own climate and environmental promises. However, ‘Water and the Marine’ was one of the lowest categories, scoring 5 out of 10.
Press release The coalition group, Fair Seas, is welcoming the confirmation that Minister for Agriculture, Food and Marine Charlie McConalogue has signed off on fisheries management measures for Dundalk Bay SAC. The Fisheries Natura Declarations set out a number of prohibitions and restrictions in a small area inside the bay which is mapped out on […]
Fair Seas wants to see all Special Protection Areas (SPAs) and Special Areas of Conservation (SACs) properly managed.
Ireland can save its ocean biodiversity by spending approximately €55 million between 2024 and 2030.
Fair Seas has revealed the results of its latest RED C survey, carried out to learn about Irish people’s connection to the sea and ocean.