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12/01/12 Final Recomendations Amendments Report

The Final Recomendations Amendments Report is now available.

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28/10/11 Final RSG meeting report available

The Final Regional Stakeholder Group meeting (RSG 12) report has been added to the website.

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26/10/11 Balanced Seas newsletter available

The final Balanced Seas newsletter is now available.

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Compton Bay - to Freshwater Bay

Balanced Seas

Balanced Seas was a project working in partnership with all those with an interest in the marine environment to identify and recommend Marine Conservation Zones for the inshore and off-shore waters of south-east England.

Marine Conservation Zones will be set up under the Marine and Coastal Access Act of 2009 and are a new type of Marine Protected Area.

Marine Conservation Zones will protect nationally important marine wildlife, habitats, geology and geomorphology.
Stakeholders have made the final recommendations for Marine Conservation Zones in the project area - they were passed to government advisory bodies in September 2011.

The challenge is to balance the importance of biodiversity conservation with economic activity. Working with all those with an interest in the project area is essential for success.
 
 
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Where can I find what I need?

Balanced Seas Final Recommendations Amendments Report
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To open the the Balanced Seas Final Report directly click on the link below this paragraph. For specific recommended Marine Conservation Zone and recommended Reference Area detailed site documents, visit RSG Resources

Balanced Seas Final Report - Recommended Marine Conservation Zones
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Balanced Seas Final Report Summary Brochure
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Map of recommended Marine Conservation Zones in the south-east
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The Balanced Seas project area
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