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On this website the Marine Conservation Society uses water quality monitoring data provided by the following environment agencies, local authorities and Governments;

*Contains Environment Agency information © Environment Agency and database right.
**Contains Natural Resources Wales information © Natural Resources Wales and database right.

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Did you know?…

To the shelf limits, Scotland has 61% of UK waters, of which 23% are now in existing or new ‘marine protected areas’

Over the last century, we have lost around 90% of the biggest predatory oceanic fish, such as tuna, swordfish and sharks

Every year, volunteers give us over 1,000 days of their time