Tag Archive for 'The Wildlife Trusts'

MARPOL must ban discharge at sea of polyisobutylene which is killing European sea birds

April 24th, 2013 by Alderney Wildlife Trust

On 22 April 2013 the Alderney Wildlife Trust recovered a dead Guillemot from Braye Harbour in Alderney. This is the first bird recorded in the Channel Islands that is believed to have been killed by Polyisobutylene (PIB). The discovery of this bird occurred at the same time as it was announced that over the previous […]

Marine wildlife guide for boat users

January 10th, 2011 by The Green Blue

Boat users are being urged to think about the impact they have on wildlife when at sea, with a new guide offering advice on how to behave around creatures such as dolphins. The guide launched by the Wildlife Trusts and The Green Blue, a joint environment initiative by the Royal Yachting Association and the British […]