Offshore MPAs in the Western Channel and Celtic Sea


Please click on the site name below for more information on each offshore MPA:


MPA map

Please note the regional boundary displayed has been modified to show the updated extent of the UK continental shelf and is unofficial.

Quick Links:

  • To view the UK Offshore MPA map for links to offshore MPAs in other regions, go back to the MPA homepage.
  • To find out about offshore MPAs in adjacent regions, visit the Eastern Channel or Irish Sea pages.
  • For information on MPAs in territorial waters (within 12 nautical miles) within this region, please visit Natural England’s website.
  • Information available for download on offshore MPAs in provided through JNCC’s interactive MPA map.