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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.


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Local MCS events happening soon:

TODAY: Big Beach Clean-up
M&S are again sponsoring this national beach-clean event, with 14 beaches in the North West, including Arnside and Sandylands. Full details are available on the 'Forever Fish' website.

Wednesday 14 May: Beginners ID guides to fish and tunicates
Monthly meeting (venue TBC): Two beginners ID guides Fish by Gordon Fletcher and Tunicates by Jo Kaye. Talks will drawing on images from the Ron Crosby memorial gallery. Admission £1

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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