Community-based shellfish farming
Porlock Bay Shellfish

Porlock Bay Shellfish is considered to be the first community-based sustainable shellfish farming project in the UK and it will create at least three full-time jobs in the local area.

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Author: Porlock Bay Shellfish

Location: Porlock, Somerset, South West England

Community-led marine conservation
COAST

A community marine conservation organisation in the Firth of Clyde in Scotland is leading the way in promoting better protection of the marine environment to the benefit of people and the economy.

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Author: COAST (Community of Arran Seabed Trust)

Location: Isle of Arran, Firth of Clyde, Scotland

Supporting the fishing community
Hastings Fishermen's Protection Society

The Hastings Fishermen’s Protection Society is helping to promote the social, cultural and economic value of the UK’s largest beach-launched fishing fleets.

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Author: Hastings Fishermen’s Protection Society

Location: East Sussex, South East England

Mussel farming in the Menai Strait
Illustrative Mussels - Creative Commons

Bangor Mussel Producers Limited is committed to farming mussels in harmony with the environment. They employ over 20 staff and operate 4 boats from Bangor.

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Author: Bangor Mussel Producers Limited

Location: Menai Strait East, North Wales