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Latest news image - Ban microbeads, report says
Posted - 24 Aug 2016

Ban microbeads, report says

A new report from the Environmental Audit Committee, out today, recommends a ban on microbeads! Read more

Latest news image - Don't let Government forget our seas!
Posted - 19 Aug 2016

Don't let Government forget our seas!

While our politicians are on their summer break, we want to make sure that laws protecting the sea won't be shelved post Brexit. Will you drop a note to your MP?   Read more

Latest news image - Portuguese Blenny photographed in Welsh waters for the first time
Posted - 10 Aug 2016

Portuguese Blenny photographed in Welsh waters for the first time

A little fish who generally likes it rough has been snapped in calm waters off Pembrokeshire. Similar to the Tompot blenny this Portuguese cousin is often seen around the UK but has never before been pictured in Wales.           Read more

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