Marine conservation zone 2013 designation: Fylde

This inshore marine conservation zone (MCZ) was designated on 21 November 2013.


Fylde 2013 designation map

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Fylde MCZ is located in Liverpool Bay, lying between 3 and 20 km off the Fylde coast and Ribble estuary. The site protects an area of approximately 260 km2.

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.