MCCIP synthesises broad based evidence on how climate change is affecting our coast and seas and its impacts on:
- marine ecosystems;
- cleanliness and safety;
- commercial activities.
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MCCIP 2015 Special Report Card: Implications for the implementation of marine biodiversity legislation
Other recent MCCIP work: Adaptation in the UK seafood industry
Seafish, the trade association for the UK seafood industry, are the second industry sector to engage with the MCCIP Marine Climate Smart Working programme.
The "Climate change and the UK marine leisure industry - Adapting to a changing world" Seafish technical report and summary card were released in early December 2015.
Marine Climate Change News
- Is climate change an unforeseen, irresistible and external factor - A force majeure in marine environmental law?
- Climate change impairs survival instincts of fish and can make them swim towards predators
- The ocean is losing its breath - and climate change is making it worse
- Warming triggers early algae blooms, potential ripple effects to come
- Fish turn on genes to adapt to climate change
Did you know?
The next MCCIP Report Card will celebrate ten years of MCCIP reporting, looking back at how our understanding of marine climate change impacts has changed over time and seeing what lessons this provides us for the future.