Minister questioned on ocean acidification

20 March 2017

The Science and Technology Committee holds its final evidence session on 'ocean acidification' with the Minister, Dr Thérèse Coffey MP, and the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs Chief Scientific Adviser, Professor Ian Boyd


Wednesday 22 March 2017, Grimond Room, Portcullis House

At 10.30am

  • Dr Thérèse Coffey MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for the Environment and Rural Life Opportunities, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs
  • Professor Ian Boyd, Chief Scientific Adviser, Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

Purpose of the session

The session follows up on many of the themes raised by experts during the first evidence session, including the monitoring of ocean acidification, its impacts and how these vary between the UK mainland and UK overseas territories.

Further information

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