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Laura EvansLaura Evans

Hello, I’m Laura and I’m part of the Celtic Seas Partnership team.

I’ll be blogging about our beautiful blue planet, ocean policy and the work that WWF is doing to protect our wonderful seas.

After spending some time working at corporate advertising agencies I quickly realised it was not the environment for me. My motivation comes from working on a cause that I believe in alongside a team of likeminded individuals. I have been campaigning about climate change, sustainability and our environmental impact as human beings for years and am a passionate advocate of living sustainably and conserving our environment and wildlife. I joined WWF in 2013, coming from a not-for-profit and environmental background working previously for Oxfam, MCS and Sustrans.

You can follow our project on Twitter @celticseas

My latest posts


Ten surprising marine species living off our shores

You don’t need to travel to exotic lands to see spectacular marine life this summer… we have some amazing species right on our doorstep. The UK’s seas get a pretty hard time! They are seen by many as the dark and cold distant cousin of the warmer, turquoise seas promised in foreign lands. This couldn’t be further […]

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Newlyn, Cornwall ©Jiri Rezac / WWF-UK gallery

Five steps to better management for Europe’s seas

The UK government has opened a consultation on its Marine Strategy Framework Directive  (MSFD) Programme of Measures. The Programme of Measures is a key step in the MSFD cycle. Let’s remind ourselves of the cycle again… Step 1 Each member state must carry out an assessment of their seas and set targets and indicators under […]

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Handlining, Celtic Sea © Jiri Rezac / WWF-UK

Forever Fish supporting Sustainable Seas

Over the last three years, the M&S Forever Fish campaign has supported WWF’s work to address sustainable marine management in the Celtic Seas as well as marine conservation work across the globe. Through a 90-second film narrated by one of our ambassadors, actress Miranda Richardson, we’re celebrating what’s been achieved and thanking the UK public […]

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