Proposal for 200 mile MPA in UK Overseas Territory
St Helena put forward Exclusive Economic Zone as Marine Protected Area
Marine Management Plan developed as an output of JNCC managed and Darwin-funded project.
Latest Breeding Bird Survey
Data taken from 3,731 BBS squares
Report shows Turtle Dove population is in a tailspin
New iRecord App launched
Another essential tool for citizen science
Record and share your UK wildlife sightings on a new iRecord App
Marine Conservation Zones
Highly mobile species MCZ guidance published
JNCC and Natural England have published guidance for third-parties to follow in the selection of Marine Conservation Zones (MCZs) for highly mobile species.
Tools Assessor launched
Supporting practical assessment of natural capital in land-use decision making12 online resource tools available
UK Species conservation
Designated species collation now updatedConservation designations for over 12,000 UK Taxa
New areas in English waters awarded environmental protection
Twenty-three new Marine Conservation Zones, including seven offshore MCZs, are being added to the UK’s MPA network. JNCC provided scientific advice on the offshore sites announced, and have produced site information centres for all offshore MCZs.