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Report to Scottish Ministers on the 2012 consultation concerning the selection of five possible Scottish offshore Special Areas of Conservation 2012

Marine Protected Areas Seabed Habitats and Geology Marine protected area


This document describes the formal consultation process undertaken by the Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC) and Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) for five possible Special Areas of Conservation (SAC) sites – Anton Dohrn Seamount, East Rockall Bank, Hatton Bank, Pobie Bank Reef and Solan Bank Reef – and outlines the responses received during the consultation.

The document also summarises JNCC/SNH’s recommendations following consideration of the responses received.

Resource type Publication

Topic category Oceans

Reference date 2012··

Description of the formal consultation process undertaken for five possible SAC sites.

Responsible organisation
Communications, JNCC resourceProvider

Limitations on public access No limitations

Use constraints Available under the Open Government Licence 3.0

Metadata date 2020·01·17

Metadata point of contact
Communications, JNCC

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