Light passage through water is affected by suspended materials in water. Secchi depths are simply used for the measurement of water clarity, in other words turbidity. The purpose of the present study was to determine whether the turbidity trend in the Menai Strait, Wales, UK is a local or worldwide pattern by comparing Secchi depths in the Strait with the ones from Skomer MNR, Wales, UK and from L'Estartit, Spain. Therefore, the hypothesis that long term changes in Secchi depth are driven by long term changes…
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