Tag: fisheries

National Trust calls for MPA expansion

National Trust for Scotland has called for new marine safeguards and expansion of protected areas in election manifesto. The proposal would support tourism and a sustainable fishing industry.

Anger as seafarers lose payments

Highlands and Islands Labour MSP Rhoda Grant has hit out after seagoing staff of Marine Scotland lost £3,000 of a £5,000 retention payment approved by a Scottish Government Reward and HR policy panel in 2015.