Coastline

The coastline we love is under increasing threat. With over 775 miles of it under our care, we're making sure it's well protected

Brancaster Beach
Secluded beach on the Carmarthenshire coast

Keeping the Welsh coast wild 

Nestled between the coastal giants of the Gower Peninsula and Pembrokeshire in south-west Wales are the numerous lesser known sites of Carmarthenshire. Managing one such gem, Ragwen Point, is lead ranger, Dai Hart. From illegal campers to rogue knotweed, find out how the team are helping to keep the Welsh coast wild.

Marine litter on a beach

Phasing out single use plastics at our places 

We're committed to creating safe and healthy places for nature and wildlife to thrive. To help us safeguard nature for the future, we're phasing out single use plastics at our places. Find out how we're kicking the plastic habit.

Family taking part in a beach clean

Pitch in with a beach clean 

Love long walks on the beach and listening to the sound of waves? If you're passionate about our beautiful coastline, why not come along to a beach clean and lend a hand to keep these special places looking spick and span?

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Why I surf

'When you surf, you learn forever’. Enjoy some of our supporters’ stories and see why they love to surf, in our latest video. Proof that there's no age barrier when you're riding the waves...

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The storms battering the dunes

Living with change: Our shifting shores 

We're tackling the threats of a changing coastline to safeguard the coastline you love.

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