The Environmental Impact Assessment (Miscellaneous Amendments Relating to Harbours, Highways and Transport) Regulations 2017 came into force on 5 December and make changes to the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) regime for certain harbour, highways and transport works in England and Wales.
Defra: Hovercraft code of conduct. Following the completion of the consultation process and review of the comments received the Hovercraft Code has been published.
MMO: Marine conservation advice for Special Area of Conservation: Fal and Helford.
MMO have published Marine site advice packages and supporting documents to help with site assessment and the impact of marine activity in sensitive area.
The National Marine Plan (NMP) was adopted on 25 March 2015 and laid before Parliament on 27 March 2015. A Statement by the Cabinet Secretary for Rural Affairs, Food and the Environment was also laid before Parliament.
The Framework sets out the UK Government’s plans for establishing a clear devolution settlement for Wales which is underpinned by political consensus.
The first National Marine plan sets out the Scottish Government’s vision for the sustainable development and use of the marine environment.
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