Welcome to the Marine Conservation Society
Our seas are under immense pressure: too many fish are being taken out, too much rubbish is being thrown in and too little is being done to protect our precious marine wildlife and vital fish stocks.
MCS' vision is for seas rich in wildlife, abundant fish stocks and pollution free beaches and bathing waters - seas that are fit for wildlife to thrive in and for people to enjoy, and seas that will support future generations with abundant resources.
Posted - 01 Oct 2015
The 5p single use carrier bag charge in England has come into force today. It's good news for marine and beach litter levels, but could end up being a shambles for shoppers who won’t know what to expect from one shop to another.
Posted - 24 Sep 2015
Years of sacrifice and a lot of hard work have led to North Sea cod population increases above dangerously low levels. It's no longer a red rated 5 and a Fish to Avoid but an amber 4, which means it could be eaten very occasionally. But there's still a long way to go...
Posted - 21 Sep 2015
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