Consultation on proposed new Special Protection Areas

17th Oct, 2018 in News

Consultation on proposed new Special Protection Areas

Marine Scotland is undertaking a consultation to collect views on whether they have  fully considered the impacts of the 15 proposed Special Protection Areas – one of which is in the Moray Firth –  will have on both the birds they are designed to protect and the wider marine environment. The consultation is open until  9th November and can be viewed at https://consult.gov.scot/marine-scotland/sea-for-15-proposed-special-protection-areas