A school talk about marine conservation has inspired a 10-year-old boy to host his own environmental awareness day.
Marine Conservation Society
A map exposing hidden litter hot spots around Scotland’s coastline has been unveiled in the fight against marine pollution.
Conservationists have expressed concern after more than a third of the creatures at a Sea Life centre died in a single year.
Increasing numbers of businesses are removing plastic drinking straws from their operations as efforts to stem the “tide” of plastic waste gather pace.
Haddock from the North Sea and West of Scotland have been taken off a list of “fish to eat” in the face of new scientific advice, the Marine Conservation Society said.