also known as: Sea life.
Information about the Berwickshire & North Northumberland European Marine Site
Northumberland has a stunning coastline with sandy beaches, rock
headlands, tidal flats, rugged islands and an underwater rocky
This diverse landscape both above and below the waves provides a
multitude of habitats for a large variety of marine life.
Find out how we protect and conserve the marine environment and
Marine protected areas in Northumberland
We have a spectacularly rich marine environment with some of the
most important habitats and species in the world located on our
shores and in our shallow sea.
It is not uncommon to find stranded animals on our beaches.
Please follow the guidance below on what you should do if you find