Research and analysis

Future of the sea

Foresight report looking at the important future trends, challenges and opportunities for the UK from the sea.


Future of the sea: final report


This report considers the role that science and technology can play in understanding and providing solutions to the long-term issues affecting the sea. It outlines a number of recommendations to help the UK utilise its current expertise and technological strengths to foster trade links, build marine capacity across the world and collaborate to tackle climate change.

Further details of the project and the supporting evidence are available from the Foresight project page.

Published 21 March 2018