Trustee Seth Richardson takes part in epic challenge
Marine Conservation Society trustee Seth Richardson is competing in the Three Peaks Yacht Race: one of the toughest multi-sport endurance races in the world.
Cayman Islands waters protected after 'bold' project
A leading government official has praised the introduction of ‘bold’ new measures to protect marine habitats after a decade of challenges.
Unlikely offenders: the hidden plastics in everyday products
From wet wipes to cigarette filters and ‘paper’ cups, many of the products we use every day contain hidden plastics.
Why you should be eating more UK shellfish
Farmed shellfish are an ocean-friendly, environmentally responsible seafood choice, rated Best Choice on the Good Fish Guide.
Our call to Stop Ocean Threads
Government to require microfibre filters in all washing machines, by law, by 2024, says charity.
New environmental standards set for farmed fish feed
Did you know that one of the biggest environmental impacts of farmed seafood is not actually from the farm itself?
Three reasons politicians are backing blue carbon
If the UK Government is serious about cutting carbon emissions, we need strong voices in Westminster for ocean-based solutions.
New Good Fish Guide: "even easier" to make sustainable seafood choices
Relaunch Good Fish Guide
Government pledges to protect a third of seas by 2024
This year’s World Ocean Day was a landmark for the protection of our seas as minister's pledged to protect 30% of English waters within three years.
Sea Champion Ben's journey to explore Britain's coast
Ben sets out on foot and by kayak, raising money and volunteering on his long wiggle round.
Our parliamentary blue carbon champions
A cross-party group of parliamentarians are supporting the call for a four nation blue carbon strategy.
Our redesigned Good Fish Guide makes choosing sustainable seafood simple
The Marine Conservation Society has redesigned the Good Fish Guide, the charity’s flagship tool for seeking out sustainable seafood, with new, easy to use features.
Public remains steadfast in their call for Deposit Return Schemes
The charity’s research finds that the English and Welsh public continue to support pollution-busting schemes.
Can you help us #NameOurCampaign?
Our ocean is a hero in fighting the climate crisis. We need your help to name our upcoming campaign…
Urgent action needed from the new Welsh Government
Following a hard-fought election, we now know who will be responsible for Wales’ seas for the next five years.
Report finds even more reasons to ban bottom trawling
Dr Jean-Luc Solandt, Principle Specialist in Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) and MPA Officer Frith Dunkley detail the findings of a new report.
Plastic bag charge to increase in England
In an effort to curb the amount of plastic entering our seas, the charge for single-use plastic carrier bags is set to increase from 5p to 10p on 21 May 2021.
Our new report: Blue carbon and rewilding our waters
Our new report in partnership with Rewilding Britain: Blue Carbon – Ocean-based solutions to fight the climate crisis
The ocean’s solution to the climate emergency
Read our report on the importance of UK seas in helping the UK to reach its goal of net zero by 2050, and 2045 for Scotland.
More delays on Deposit Return Scheme: we need your support
In 2018, an amazing 25,000 people signed our Deposit Return Scheme petition. Now the government has launched a second consultation.