Title : Public perceptions of the UK marine environment

  title={Title : Public perceptions of the UK marine environment},
  author={Rebecca L Jefferson and Ida E. Bailey and D. d’A. Laffoley and Jonathan P Richards and Martin J. Attrill},
The damaging effects of human activities on marine ecosystems suggest that a major shift is required in the way marine resources and systems are viewed and used by individuals. Identifying how to engage society in this shift is an ongoing debate. This includes strengthening the positive connections between society and the sea. Currently, the major focus of research in this area is on coastal areas, whilst the limited work on public perceptions of the subtidal UK seas shows opinions… CONTINUE READING