Tag Archives: coastal erosion

Closed -consultation on improving our management of water quality in the environment

Closed 11:45 p.m.12th March 2019 Defra is consulting on proposals for improving the long-term planning of water resources and drainage, and proposals to modernise water regulation. The proposals include: reforming abstraction licensing to clarify when the Environment Agency can amend licences amending laws to allow a new charging methodology for Internal Drainage Boards making the

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North West Regional Monitoring Programme Newsletter – April 2016

The latest edition of the North West Regional Monitoring Programme Newsletter can be downloaded below. The newsletter covers what will be happening with the 2016-2020 Coastal Erosion Risk Monitoring (CERMS) programme and an update on data usage, news from Copeland Borough Council on a historic site – Wellington Pit – revealed by storm damage, and

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Closed – consultation: Sefton Council’s Flood & Coastal Erosion Risk Management Strategy 2015-2018

Closes 5th April 2015 Sefton Council is currently consulting on its Flood & Coastal Erosion Risk Management Strategy. The Strategy and the supporting Service Plan and Investment Plan set out the Council’s approach to Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management. Much of what is in these documents is not new but brings together relevant information

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Liverpool Bay a case study area for the iCOASST project

The 4 year, iCOASST project aims to enhance erosion and flood risk management via improving our capability to predict erosion and accretion around the coast and estuaries of the UK.  Liverpool Bay has been one of two demonstration regions used for the project’s activity to provide more detailed mapping of coastal cells, incorporating the enormous

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Coastal protection work near Silloth

Coastal protection work has now been successfully completed on a vulnerable area of the Solway Coast. The scheme, on the B5300 Maryport to Silloth road, has seen A 280 metre length of Rock Armour installed to protect the sand and gravel bank on which the important B5300 Maryport to Silloth coastal road runs between Mawbray and

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