Marine conservation zones: Thanet Coast

This inshore marine conservation zone (MCZ) was designated on 21 November 2013. One feature was added to this site on 31 May 2019.


Thanet Coast MCZ: 2019 feature map

Thanet Coast MCZ: factsheet

Thanet Coast 2013 designation map

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Thanet Coast MCZ is an inshore site located on the Kent coast. The site boundary stretches from the east of Herne Bay, around Thanet to the northern wall of Ramsgate harbour. The site protects an area of approximately 64 km2.

May 2019: One 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 31 May 2019 + show all updates
  1. Updated as 1 feature was added to this site on 31 May 2019.

  2. First published.