Great British Beach Clean results are in!

More than 6000 volunteers scoured our beaches and surveyed the litter - read our full report to see what they found

We are the Marine Conservation Society, fighting for a cleaner, better protected, healthier ocean: one we can all enjoy.

How to take action

There are so many ways to get involved and fight for the future of our ocean: campaign, donate or volunteer and you’ll join a movement of people all over the country.



drop in plastic bags found on UK beaches since 5p charge introduced



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volunteers donating their time

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