Marine Conservation Zones: Allonby Bay

Information about the Marine Conservation Zone (MCZ) designation at Allonby Bay, in the North West of England.


Allonby Bay MCZ: 2016 designation map

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Allonby Bay MCZ: feature map

Allonby Bay MCZ: factsheet

Allonby Bay MCZ: 2016 designation order


This inshore Marine Conservation Zone (MCZ) was announced on 17 January 2016.

Allonby Bay MCZ is an inshore site on the English side of the Solway Firth. It stretches around 9 km from Dubmill Point in the north to just north of Maryport in the south. The site covers about 40km2.

Published 17 January 2016
Last updated 18 January 2016 + show all updates
  1. Designation order added.
  2. First published.