Marine conservation zone 2013 designation: East of Haig Fras

This offshore marine conservation zone was designated on 21 November 2013.


East of Haig Fras 2013 designation map

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East of Haig Fras MCZ is an offshore site located in the Celtic Sea. The site lies approximately 67 km north of Land’s End in Cornwall, and covers an area of around 400km2.

January 2016: A new feature has been added to this site. This is because we have new evidence to support their designation.

Further information

Published 21 November 2013
Last updated 21 January 2016 + show all updates
  1. Added the amended designation order.
  2. First published.