Marine conservation zone 2013 designation: Medway Estuary

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


Medway Estuary 2013 designation map

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Medway Estuary MCZ is an inshore site located on the Kent coast. It encompasses the Medway Estuary from Rochester down to its mouth, and extends seaward to include an area between Sheerness and the Isle of Grain. A total area of 60 km2 is protected.

Further information

Published 21 November 2013