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The Marine Management Organisation (MMO) have launched a questionnaire to gather your feedback on the first outputs of marine planning in the north west marine plan area........Read more Creels and gull 2web.jpg

The spring 2017 issue of the Scottish Regional Inshore Fisheries Groups Newsletter is now available on our West Coast Inshore Fisheries Group web page .....Read More Film Festival Scotland Launchfrontslide MED RES 08.jpg

Scotland’s Newest Film Festival Unveils a Truly Wild Weekend. Join leading naturalists, broadcasters and filmmakers for an event that celebrates the wonders of the natural world......Read more

What is Solway Firth


Solway Firth Partnership is an independent charity that works to support a vibrant and sustainable local economy while respecting, protecting and celebrating the distinctive character, heritage and natural features of our marine and coastal area.


We do this by working with people on both sides of the Solway Firth and further afield on a wide range of projects. We also contribute to development of policies for management of the coast and sea. We aim to engage with as many people as possible to help ensure that local views shape the future of the area.



National Marine

Plan Interactive

National Marine Plan Interactive (NMPi) is a tool designed by Marine Scotland to assist in the development of national and regional marine planning. NMPi allows you to view different types of information and, where appropriate, links have been provided to the related parts of Scotland's Marine Atlas and will also be provided to the National Marine Plan in due course.

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The Solway Coastwise project aims to raise awareness of the Dumfries and Galloway Coast in an innovative way.....More

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The Solway is featuring in a case study for the SIMCelt Project - Supporting Implementation of Maritime Spatial Planning in the Celtic Seas .....More

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The new winter issue of Tidelines featuring updates and news about the Solway is now available for download here....More
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