France’s Protest Over UK Bottom-Trawling Ban is Being Labelled “Hypocrisy”

France has raised objections to a new UK regulation banning bottom trawling in certain territorial waters, sparking a controversy that has drawn accusations of hypocrisy from environmentalists. The UK implemented this prohibition last month, targeting 13 marine protected areas which cover a total of 4,000 square kilometers. This measure, which affects both British and EU […]

What is Bottom Trawling?

Bottom Trawling in The Great Bear Sea

Bottom trawling involves dragging massive nets across the ocean floor with no regard for the significant damage that is caused.