Bottom trawls are decimating marine life in Europe’s so-called “protected” areas. This highly destructive fishing practice involves vessels dragging weighted nets over thriving ecosystems, scraping bare once vibrant habitats, and indiscriminately sweeping up vulnerable species like dolphins, corals, turtles, and more.⁠ ⁠ Seas At Risk, Oceana and Only One demand that EU leaders actually protect their protected areas and the marine life that relies on them.

⁠ Act now by adding your name to the appeal here!