Deep muddy plains and important estuarine sites will help to fill in the missing links in an ecologically coherent network of Marine Protected Areas according to The Wildlife Trusts’ new report. These habitats are vital to driving the Irish Sea ecosystem and supporting our majestic whales, dolphins and seabirds.
Name: Grey Seal
Scientific name: Halichoerus grypus
Category: Seals, turtles and other marine mammals