Legal Update: Minimising the transfer of invasive aquatic species
The introduction of invasive aquatic species (IAS) associated with global shipping has been identified as a significant threat to the world's oceans and coastal ecosystems. Research suggests that 70-80% of IAS introductions occur through biofouling, and new areas are constantly being invaded.
Find out more in the Legal Update attached above.
Biofouling legal briefing (1 MB)