Closed – consultation on proposed extension to Liverpool Bay SPA

Closes 5 p.m., 8th February 2017

Natural England, Natural Resources Wales and the Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC) are jointly consulting on an extension to the Liverpool Bay / Bae Lerpwl Special Protection Area (SPA). The extension will include new areas to the west and north, extending into the Mersey Estuary and also crossing the 12 nautical mile limit and including a small addition at Gronant in Wales.   The extended potential (p) SPA will add non-breeding little gull, breeding common tern and little tern as new features and will add red-breasted merganser and cormorant to the current waterbird assemblage as named components of thet existing SPA.

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