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New marine legislation introduces a framework to enhance stewardship and sustainable
development of Scotland’s seas through a marine planning system, streamlined marine licensing for developments
at sea, and a system of Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) to help conserve Scotland’s outstanding marine
environment for future generations.