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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:

Sponsored swim postponed: Due to bad weather over the weekend (with wind speeds gusting to over 50KPH), we were obliged to can... >> More

Sefton Coastal Path Walk, March 2014: Sefton Coastal Path Part 1: Linear walk from Waterloo (Crosby) to Formby Saturday 22nd March 2014 M... >> More

Local MCS events happening soon:

Wednesday 10 September: Roa Review
Review and images form the Roa Island shore walk. Please let us know in advance if you have photos you'd like to have included in this. Capernwray Dive Centre: Admission £1

Saturday 20 September: Beach Watch Big Weekend
Join us at Halfmoon Bay at 14:30 for a beach clean and letter survey as part of MCS' Beach Watch Big Weekend national beach litter survey. Bring protective gloves, suitable clothing and footwear.

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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