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Report of the Joint Nature Conservation Committee to the Secretary of State on the Responses to JNCC's Consultation on the First Seven Possible Offshore Special Areas of Conservation (SACs) 2008

Marine Seabed Habitats and Geology Marine protected area

Abstract

This report summarises the views expressed by respondents to JNCC’s 2007-08 public consultation on the seven offshore Special Areas of Conservation (SAC) proposals and their associated Impact Assessments (IAs).

The seven offshore sites included in the consultation were:

  • Braemar Pockmarks;
  • Scanner Pockmark;
  • North Norfolk Sandbanks and Saturn Reef;
  • Haig Fras;
  • Stanton Banks;
  • Darwin Mounds;
  • Wyville Thomson Ridge.

The report outlines how site recommendations have been adjusted by JNCC in discussion with Government, to take account of representations made in this consultation.

Resource type Publication

Topic category Oceans

Reference date 2008··

Lineage
A summary of the responses to JNCC's 2007-08 public consultaion on 7 offshore SACs

Responsible organisation
Communications, JNCC author

Limitations on public access No limitations

Use constraints Available under the Open Government Licence 3.0

Metadata date 2020·01·29

Metadata point of contact
Communications, JNCC

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