In November – December 2022 the RRS Discovery travelled 9000 miles to the remote islands of Ascension and St Helena. Run as part of the UK Government’s Blue Belt Programme, this scientific expedition visited areas of previously uncharted ocean within the Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) of these south Atlantic islands. Introduced by international musician and […] Read more...
UKOTA holds 2017 Annual General Meeting
On 26th January 2017, UKOTA members gathered for their Annual General Meeting. Members formally adopted the UKOTA Annual Report for 2016.
Kimberley Durrant, UK Representative for the Government of Bermuda, was elected as Chairman; Sukey Cameron MBE, UK Representative for the Falkland Islands Government, was elected to the role of Hon. Secretary; and Chris Carnegy, UK Representative for the Government of Tristan da Cunha, was re-elected to the role of Hon. Treasurer.
Kimberley Durrant formally thanked Benito Wheatley for his service as Chairman, and Benito noted his thanks to all other Officers and the Secretariat for their work for the Association over the past year.