The European Parliament and the European Commission are trying to put an end to the impunity of illegal dumping of waste oil in the face of the Council of Transport Ministers’ reticence.
According to a report published today in “Science” magazine.
Spain welcomes the Community Fisheries Control Agency while at the same time blocking proposals to reduce the fishing effort.
The destination of most of the more than 20 million cubic metres of oil waste produced in Europe is yet unknown.
Oceana is the first international foundation dedicated exclusively to protecting the world’s oceans, and has a Scientific Advisory Committee led by Doctor Daniel Pauly.
The scientific journal “Zootaxa” published the discovery today: a joint publication by CSIC, the Centre d'Océanologie de Marseille, and Oceana
Slow growing deep-sea species and habitats are the most vulnerable to oil prospecting, destructive fishing and mining