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Marine Area Statement

The Welsh Marine Area Statement covers the inshore waters of Wales extending out 12 nautical miles and making up 43% of the Welsh territory.

A healthy seagrass meadow off the coast of South Central Wales Building resilience of marine ecosystems

This theme looks at what we understand about the marine environment around Wales and how we can build the resilience of our marine ecosystems

Storm at Treaddur Bay Nature-based solutions and adaptation at the coast

What are the opportunities to deliver nature-based solutions and adaptation at the coast, supporting Wales to have a coastline that is sustainable and resilient to climate change?

A view of the horizon at sunset during the Gwent Y Môr windfarm construction, off of the coast of North Wales Making the most of marine planning

What needs to happen to ensure marine planning can support the sustainable management of marine natural resources?

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