The Department of Housing, Local Government and Heritage has today published the Expert Advisory Group’s report on Expanding Ireland’s Marine Protected Area network.
MaREI’s Anne Marie O’ Hagan chaired the Law & Governance sub-group of the Expert Advisory Group.
Looking forward to seeing how the next phase of this important #MPA work progresses. #biodiversity #MaREI @eriucc @UCCLawEnv @MarineInst @MIFundingOffice @MareiNavigate @OurOceanWealth @MarPAMM_project https://t.co/SG7wwnKLn7
— Anne Marie O'Hagan (@ohaganam) January 26, 2021
It is available for download from the following links:
Public consultation on the report is expected to commence next month. This will run for five months to allow stakeholders and members of the public to submit their views.
Public consultation on 'Marine Protected Areas' forecast to begin next month. At present, we have very little protection or legislation for the sea around us – we look forward to the work of Minister @noonan_malcolm and @stevensgreen1 who chairs the Dáil committee. https://t.co/iR8H0nkxxU
— Cork Greens (@CorkGreens) January 26, 2021