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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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Every day millions of microplastics enter the sea from personal care products such as scrubs and toothpastes

Over 90% of UK imports and exports by weight are transported by ship

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

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