Marine and Coastal Wildlife Code

Following the recent news item on seabird disturbance we’ve received yet another report of a wildlife safari boat scattering a raft of auks off the north Cornwall coast.

Manx Shearwater – Adrian Langdon

It’s timely that DEFRA yesterday published a national Marine and Coastal Wildlife Code that provides comprehensive guidance to anyone watching wildlife around our shores.
https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/marine-and-coastal-wildlife-code/marine-and-coastal-wildlife-code-advice-for-visitors

Anyone witnessing boat disturbances are advised to photograph/ video and report the incident.