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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

Over 300 scientists join NGOs and members of the fishing community to sign declaration of support to protect the deep sea from destructive fishing

Declaration of support: protect the deep sea from destructive fishing We, the undersigned, represent the concerned public and include artisanal fishers, development and environmental organisations, and other stakeholders. We share a common interest in restoring Europe’s deep-sea fish populations and ensuring the long-term conservation of deep-sea ecosystems. To that end, we support the prevention of […]

Joint Opening Statement to the 32st Annual Meeting of the North-East Atlantic Fisheries Commission

Joint Opening Statement of WWF, Pew, Oceana, Seas At Risk, and the Deep Sea Conservation Coalition to the 32st Annual Meeting of the North-East Atlantic Fisheries Commission, 11 November 2013 Mr. Chairman, Distinguished Delegates and Observers, Thank you for once again providing with us the opportunity to observe and address this meeting. I am delivering […]