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The seas around the UK host a wealth of wildlife. You might be surprised to learn that the UK's seas cover an area three times that of the land, and host half of our national bio-diversity. It's a strange world beneath the waves, one that we know little about, but one that is increasingly under pressure from human activity.


Latest marine life blog posts:

Meeting dates change: Over the winter our meetings will be moving to the second TUESDAY of each month, starting in Novembe... >> More

Oban in Autumn: The group had another visit to the Oban area in September, the weather was overcast, but mostly dry.... >> More

Local MCS events happening soon:

Tuesday 11 November: Anemones and the Beachwatch annual review
Monthly meeting: Beachwatch annual review by Jo Kaye PLUS Beginners ID guide to anemones and related organisms (Cnidaria and Ctenophores) by Gordon, drawing on images from the Ron Crosby memorial gallery. Admission £2. Meeting will be at the Gregson in Lancaster - please note change of date!

Saturday 6 December: Beach clean at Half Moon Bay
Beach clean and litter survey at Half Moon Bay organised by Kathy McAdam. Meet Half Moon Bay car park, Heysham at 14:00. Gloves and suitable footwear required.

You are invited to join us for talks, on dives and beach litter surveys. - please see our diary for a complete list of forthcoming events:

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