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John McCartney

Director of Conservation and Protection
Loughs Agency

Water, Fisheries, Conservation

Tell us about your background and your current role…

I am Director of Conservation and Protection for the Loughs Agency trying to use transparent evidence–based science for the management of fisheries.

With regard to climate change what are the current issues facing your sector/area of expertise?

Principally aspects of global warming.

With regard to climate change, what do you expect the future issues and solutions to be in your sector/area of expertise?

Decline in salmon fisheries.