A food labelling scheme is to allow five times more lice at salmon farms, prompting Scotland’s fisheries management body to withdraw its support.
Scottish campaigners are backing a boycott of media events sponsored by “pariah” fossil fuel companies in the run-up to the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow.
Questions have been raised over the power and influence of energy companies lobbying Scottish ministers and special advisors.
Marine wildlife in a vast area of ocean to the north of Scotland is at risk from trawlers because of a gaping loophole in international fishing regulations
Plans to gasify coal under the sea around Scotland could cause pollution, earthquakes, underground explosions, say government experts.