Should shipwrecks be left alone?


BBC reporter Chris Summers writes about the politics behind heritage protection in the UK and worldwide. Below is the abstract and link to the full article.

It is 10 years since a deal to protect the world’s thousands of shipwrecks, but the UK and several other major maritime powers are yet to ratify it. Should this underwater heritage be protected or is it acceptable to plunder?

read more at BBC news

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