Marine conservation zone 2013 designation: The Manacles
This inshore marine conservation zone (MCZ) was designated on 21 November 2013.
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The Manacles MCZ is an inshore site located on the southern coast of Cornwall which covers a total area of approximately 3.5 km2. The MCZ extends 2 km from the coastline to encompass a series of large underwater rocky outcrops known as The Manacles.
New features have been added to this site. This is because we have new evidence to support their designation.
Published: 21 November 2013
Updated: 21 January 2016
- Added the amended designation order.
- First published.