UK wild capture seafood industry
MCCIP has supported Seafish in producing their recent report on "climate change adaptation in UK seafood: Understanding and responding to climate change in the UK wild capture seafood industry".
This process has involved:
- Reviewing projected climate change impacts with implications for seafood, and
- Identifying relevant seafood industry adaptation responses (for industry bodies to take forward)
Working with industry and external consultancy expertise in socio-economic impacts (Stewart Brown Associates), climate change risks to both domestic and international sources of wild capture fisheries [of importance to the UK seafood industry] were explored and adaptation responses identified.
There are a number of outputs, which are as follows: