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SWAN Marine Update

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Wynn's Hotel Dublin

35-39 Abbey Street Lower

D01 C9F8 Dublin 1

Ireland

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SWAN would like to invite you to a marine update event to discuss current work and progress on three marine issues: MSFD, MSP and MPAs.

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Session 1: Marine Strategy Framework Directive

  • Brief Introduction to the Interconnected MSFD, MSP and MPA Processes (SWAN)
  • Presentation – Ireland’s MSFD Cycle 2 (Leading into MPAs) official from Marine Environment Team, Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government
  • Questions and Discussion

Session 2: Marine Protected Areas

  • Presentation – Bigger and Better MPA Project -The Irish Wildlife trust and Coastwatch are the Irish partners in an international MPA project coordinated by Seas At Risk and supported by the environmental law firm Client earth. Their short-term goals for Ireland are to establish 10% of our seas as MPAs, transform the approach to MPAs, and run a public awareness campaign.
  • Brief Introduction to Marine Conservation Zone Process in UK (SWAN)
  • Questions and Discussion

Session 3: Marine Spatial Planning

  • Where Ireland is in the MSP process (SWAN)
  • Seas At Risk – A Guide To Marine Spatial Planning With Nature In Mind
  • Questions and Discussion

Followed by SWAN Group discussion

Tea , Coffee and Lunch provided

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Wynn's Hotel Dublin

35-39 Abbey Street Lower

D01 C9F8 Dublin 1

Ireland

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