Northern North Sea marine area: index map and site packages

Use the index map to find the conservation site packages in the Northern North Sea marine area.


Northern North Sea map

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Find out if your activity, proposal or area of responsibility has a potential impact on the species and habitats in the marine protected areas in the Northern North Sea.

Advice packages are listed alphabetically. Packages marked ‘awaiting update’ on the map have not been updated on the Designated Sites System but advice may still exist. These sites are not listed here, but you can search for all sites on the Designated Sites View site search. This will include links to any existing advice.

Advice packages in the Northern North Sea

Coquet Island Special Protection Area (UK9006031) Draft

Flamborough Head Special Area of Conservation (UK0013036) Draft

Lindisfarne Special Protection Area (UK9006011) Draft

Northumberland Marine Special Protection Area (UK9020325) Draft

Northumbria Coast Special Protection Area (UK9006131) Draft

Runswick Bay Marine Conservation Zone (UKMCZ0039) Draft

Tweed Estuary Special Area of Conservation (UK0030292) Formal

Published 30 March 2017
Last updated 28 March 2018 + show all updates
  1. New draft sites Coquet Island, Lindisfarne, Northumbria Coast, Runswick Bay added. Map updated.
  2. Map updated; 2 new sites added.
  3. First published.