Marine Conservation Society (@mcsuk )

Marine Conservation Society

Bio The Marine Conservation Society is the UKs leading marine charity, fighting for seas full of life, where nature flourishes and people thrive 🐬🌊
Location United Kingdom
Tweets 26,1K
Followers 52,3K
Following 3,6K
Account created 26-01-2010 14:41:37
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Twitter Web App : Happy #SharkAwarenessDay 🦈🦈🦈. Do you know what species of #shark visit UK waters?

Find out here -> mcsuk.org/news/five-uk-s…

#baskingshark 📷: Alexander Mustard

Twitter Web App : As part of the #fightforscotlandsnature campaign, we welcome Scotland's proposed Continuity Bill but share @scotlink's concerns about the strength & independence of the proposed environmental watchdog for Scotland.

fightforscotlandsnature.scot/news/how-good-…

TweetDeck : With the recent news that well soon need to wear #facecoverings when visiting the shops, why not help cut down on single-use plastic and have a go at making your own re-usable one?

Heres our handy #howto guide -> mcsuk.org/media/facemask…

#PlasticChallenge #PlasticFreeJuly

Twitter Web App : Did you know many of our clothes are made of plastic? With every wash we could be releasing thousands of plastic microfibres into our waters 🧶 #StopOceanThreads

Twitter Web App : Our rowers, Giles and Matthew, have finished the grueling row up the Irish Sea. Congratulations to both, what an amazing achievement.

Giles has been fundraising for Marine Conservation Society raising thousands to save our seas. Thank you, Giles! twitter.com/row4GOSHandMCS…

Twitter Web App : Please respect our beaches and dispose of your litter responsibly. If bins are not available, take it away with you.
#LoveWelshBeaches

Twitter Web App : #MarineMonday
Basking sharks can be found in cold to temperate waters all over the world and are normally seen in UK waters between April and October every year.

Find out more about basking sharks in our expert guide by the Marine Conservation Society:
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TweetDeck : Going out #scubadiving or #snorkelling this weekend? Why not fill out a SeasearchMCS form and let us know what you see.

And if you’re not already Seasearch trained, you can still report sightings of crawfish, jellyfish, basking sharks and turtles here: mcsuk.org/sightings/

TweetDeck : With the weather brightening up this weekend were sure lots of people will be heading to the coast. Lets keep our beaches beautiful - remember to #KeepItClean, #takeithome and encourage others to do the same 👊🌍💙
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#savemarinelife #plasticocean #marineplastic

Twitter Web App : Ever thought about how much plastic you really use? 🤔 Our blog series the #PlasticDiaries explores how much single-use plastic is used by people from across the UK.

This week's issue comes from Louise, a 53-year-old customer services worker from Gwent -> mcsuk.org/blog/post/plas…

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Twitter Web App : Our intrepid rowers have battled some pretty stubborn winds in the last 24 hours on their journey up the Irish Sea. But they're still going! Good luck Giles and Matthew!

Keep track of their progress: share.garmin.com/IrishSeaRow twitter.com/row4GOSHandMCS…

Loomly : Our Ocean Ambassador Fernando Montano is taking on the #PlasticChallenge and hes reminding us, Its about challenging yourself to make a small change that could have a big impact on the ocean 👊🌊

Theres still plenty of time to join in -> mcsuk.org/plasticchallen…

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TweetDeck : A report from Greenpeace found plastic in EVERY river tested😱

Beachwatch Officer Lizzie Prior says, "With 80% of litter in our seas coming from rivers, it's important to remember that litter that goes down a drain, into rivers can end up in the ocean"

greenpeace.org.uk/news/plastic-e…

Twitter Web App : Marine life ingest these – which means they’re heading for our plates – 63% of shrimp in the North Sea contain synthetic fibres 🦐

We’re on a mission to #StopOceanThreads! The best way to do it is to fit filters in our washing machines. Take action > mcsuk.org/stopoceanthrea…

Twitter Web App : Did you know many of our clothes are made of plastic? With every wash we could be releasing thousands of plastic microfibres into our waters 🧶 #StopOceanThreads

Loomly : The M&S Sparks reward scheme is re-launching 👍 and good news, M&S will donate to @mcs_uk every time you shop with Sparks🙌

Sign up to Sparks and nominate us as your Sparks charity here -> marksandspencer.com/sparks 🌊 🦀🐢🐟🐠🐡🐳🦈🐙🐬

#MySparks #CharityFundraising

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