A public consultation on a draft Climate Change Adaptation Plan seeks input to prepare for impact disruption caused by flooding and extreme conditions in harbours.

Launching the plan, marine minister Michael Creed said that while fishermen were to the fore in dealing with the impacts of a changing climate in their everyday activities, “climate change is not just an issue for the primary producer; it’s something everyone in the production chain needs to consider”.

Closing date: August 16, 2019.