Events (Page 2)

Dr Kerry Howell speaks at House of Parliament deep sea event

On 21 January 2015, MPs from across party divides joined with leading UK marine scientists and NGOs to call on the government to take a leading role in EU negotiations to ensure sustainable deep-sea fisheries, the phasing out of the most destructive methods, bottom trawling and gillnetting, and minimise harm to vulnerable deep-sea ecosystems in UK waters. At an […]

Dr Clive Trueman speaks at Houses of Parliament deep-sea event

On 21 January 2015, MPs from across party divides joined with leading UK marine scientists and NGOs to call on the government to take a leading role in EU negotiations to ensure sustainable deep-sea fisheries, the phasing out of the most destructive methods, bottom trawling and gillnetting, and minimise harm to vulnerable deep-sea ecosystems in UK waters. At an […]

Dr David Bailey speaks at Houses of Parliament deep-sea event

On 21 January 2015, MPs from across party divides joined with leading UK marine scientists and NGOs to call on the government to take a leading role in EU negotiations to ensure sustainable deep-sea fisheries, the phasing out of the most destructive methods, bottom trawling and gillnetting, and minimise harm to vulnerable deep-sea ecosystems in UK waters. At an […]

Reforming EU deep-sea fishing regulation: A Net Win for the UK

Wednesday, 21 January: Today MPs from across party divides have joined with leading UK marine scientists and NGOs to call on the government to take a leading role in EU negotiations to ensure sustainable deep-sea fisheries, the phasing out of the most destructive methods, bottom trawling and gillnetting, and minimise harm to vulnerable deep-sea ecosystems in UK waters. The […]

Deep Sea Conservation: A net win for the UK?

Deep Sea Conservation: A net win for the UK? As the UK with other EU member states seeks to agree a new regulation on deep-sea fishing in the northeast Atlantic, Richard Benyon MP and Ben Bradshaw MP would like to invite you to join them with scientists and conservationists to learn more about our underwater […]

Bloom and LUSH Campaign for a Historic EU Ban On Deep-sea Bottom Trawling

8 September 2014 The fundamental problem: deep-sea bottom trawls destroy vulnerable marine ecosystems and this happens in our European waters! Let’s mobilize the public opinion and raise awareness among our European governments to support the ban of deep-sea bottom trawling. You can find out more about the campaign here and on twitter by following #handsoffmybottom and @Bloom_FR Sign […]

No es solo pintura corporal del mar: es solidaridad con los océanos (FOTOS)

La pintura corporal, también llamada bodypainting, puede ser todo un arte: los cuerpos se utilizan como lienzo para mostrar dibujos e impresionantes creaciones. Pero también puede ser una oportunidad para reclamar atención y pedir por causas más justas. Así lo han pensado tanto la ONG francesa Bloom, que trabaja en la protección de los océanos mediante campañas […]

Deep sea body painting – in pictures

11 September, 2014 Guardian Lush staff across Europe have been wearing body paint to tell the story of deep-sea destruction. It is part of a project by the Bloom Association to symbolise the amazing diversity of deep-sea life by creating deep-sea body painting. Sign the Petition here. Link to Article