Marine conservation zone 2013 designation: South-West Deeps (West)

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


South-West Deeps (West) 2013 designation maps

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South-West Deeps (West) MCZ is an offshore site situated to the south west of England, approximately 230 km from Land’s End in Cornwall. The site extends along the UK continental shelf, protecting a total area of around 1800 km2.

New features have 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.