Dive into Citizen Science Month

Lend the ocean your time this April and help protect it for the future

We're the Marine Conservation Society, an environmental charity by and for sea lovers. We're working toward a cleaner, better protected, healthier ocean: one we can all enjoy. Will you help us?

How you can help

Whether you live inland or by the coast, there are lots of ways you can become a champion for our seas.



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



for every £1 donated is used for our charitable activities


volunteers donating their time

Join our community of members

Help us protect and restore our ocean