The death of a minke whale after a dramatic rescue attempt sparked a row about “ghost” fishing gear yesterday.
More than 1,000 harbour porpoises are dying in UK waters each year having been caught in fishing nets, according to conservationists.
An intrepid Scot who was attempting to row across the Atlantic before being rescued has now completed the journey.
A call for more ambitious action to tackle the plastic littering the ocean has come from Orkney and Shetland MP Alistair Carmichael.
Ever wondered what the inside of a wave looks like? Well, you are about to find out.
A polar tour guide has called for fisherman to stop using the ocean as a "dumping ground" after finding waste believed to be from a north-east firm washed up on the Arctic coast.
This is one of the great things about extreme sports. They are pioneers and dreamers, with time and resources on their hands. Why ride a bike across the sea? Because he can: Robbie Maddison in his latest stunt rides his motorcycle across beautiful tropical waters.