On this website the Marine Conservation Society uses water quality monitoring data provided by the following environment agencies, local authorities and Governments;
- the Environment Agency*
- Natural Resources Wales*
- Sottish Environment Protection Agency.
- Northern Ireland Environment Agency.
- Dover Harbour Board.
- The Highland Council.
- Swansea Council.
- Shetland Islands Council.
- Isle of Man Government.
- States of Jersey.
- States of Guernsey.
*Contains Environment Agency information © Environment Agency and database right.
*Contains Natural Resources Wales information © Natural Resources Wales and database right.
Actions you can take
Did you know?…
Over half a million people have voiced their support for ‘marine protected area’ designation in the UK through our campaigns
Since the carrier bag charge came in across the UK, the Great British Beach Clean has recorded 40% fewer bags on beaches
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