The implications of a major coastal flood on nature conservation interests in England (ENRR695)

This report provides guidance, advice and recommendations on the management of nature conservation sites in the event of a major coastal flood. The report covers:

  • the range of major coastal floods & their generic impacts on conservation sites;
  • the range of conservation sites most at risk from major coastal storms;
  • implications and options for English Nature prior to a major event;
  • policy and planning processes that English Nature can influence;
  • a potential Emergency Response Plan; and
  • criteria for evaluating which areas will be afforded emergency flood management and which should be left to respond naturally.

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