Follow the links below to find out how scientists study the seafloor and what they discovered about the Regional Environmental Characterisation surveys (RECs).

What is a REC?

Retrieving equipment used to take images of the seafloor.



How do we study the seafloor?

 South Coast REC Results


 East Coast REC Results

Explore the Humber REC results


Humber REC Results


Outer Thames Estuary REC Results

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