Marine & Coastal Access Act
Wales acts on coast and fishing
Wales has taken legal steps to iron out potential conflicts between laws designed to protect marine life and those covering fish farming.
Talking on water: Minister outlines marine policy
Defra Minister Huw Irranca-Davies has described how Government policy aims to steer a path between the oft-competing needs of those who use the sea and the marine life it harbours.
England gets first Marine Conservation Zone
The waters off Lundy Island has become England's first Marine Conservation Zone, offering legal protection for sealife and habitats.