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Closed Consultation: Draft National Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management Strategy for England

Closed 23:45 on 4th July 2019 The Environment Agency is seeking views on the draft FCERM strategy which sets out a vision for a nation ready for, and resilient to, flooding and coastal change – today, tomorrow and to the year 2100. Under Section 7 of the Flood and Water Management Act (FWMA) 2010 the Environment

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MSFD: UK Programme of Measures published

The Marine Strategy Framework Directive requires all EU Member States to achieve Good Environmental Status (GES) in their marine waters by 2020. The UK’s Marine Strategy sets out how this will be achieved in UK waters and comprises 3 parts; part one sets out targets, part two sets out indicators and the newly published part

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Closed – consultation on Marine Strategy Framework Directive Programme of Measures

Closes 24th April 2015 Defra, the Northern Ireland Executive, the Scottish Government and the Welsh Government are consulting on a proposed Programme of Measures which will help the UK to achieve Good Environmental Status in the UK’s seas by 2020, as required by the Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD). There are 11 ‘descriptors’ for Good

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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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Marine Strategy Framework Directive explained – Celtic Seas Partnership launches MSFD Animation

Struggling to get your head around the Marine Strategy Framework Directive? The Celtic Seas Partnership has produced a useful animation to help explain the pressures that our seas and oceans are under and the work the project is doing to protect them. To view the animation, which is available in both English and French, and

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Marine Strategy Framework Directive – Government publishes response to the monitoring consultation and the finalised UK marine monitoring programmes

A consultation on monitoring proposals for the Marine Strategy Framework Directive took place earlier this year. The Government has now published a summary of the comments with their responses. In addition the ‘UK Marine Strategy Part Two: UK Marine Monitoring Programmes’ has now been finalised and published. There will be a further consultation covering proposals for the UK Programme of Measures

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Closed – Consultation on Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD) Proposals for UK Marine Monitoring Programmes

This consultation runs from 8 January 2014 to 2 April 2014 Defra, the Northern Ireland Executive, the Scottish Government and the Welsh Government are seeking views on the UK’s proposed monitoring programmes to measure progress towards achieving and maintaining Good Environmental Status (GES) in their seas by 2020. The Marine Strategy Framework Directive requires that Member

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Maritime Strategy – Public Oral Evidence Session 10th September

The Commons Select Committee on Transport is holding a public oral evidence session on the Maritime Strategy – the Government’s strategy for the maritime sector – at the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich on Tuesday 10th September. Witnesses appearing will be Stephen Hammond MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Transport, Sir Alan Massey, Chief Executive,

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Revocation of the Regional Strategy for the North West

On April 24th the Secretary of State laid in Parliament the statutory instrument revoking the Regional Strategy for the North West. The Regional Strategy for the North West (Revocation) Order 2013 (S.I. 2013/934) will come into force on 20th May 2013. The Regional Strategy for the North West comprises both the North West of England Plan

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Revocation of the North West Regional Strategy

On the 27th March the coalition Government announced its decision to revoke the regional strategies for the North West, West Midlands and South West Regional Strategies. This decision is subject to parliamentary ratification. The reasons for the decision to revoke these regional strategies are set out in the post-adoption statement for each region, which will be placed

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