TITLE

Consultation on UK targets for marine directive

PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Apr2012, Issue 447, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the publication by the British government and devolved administrations of a joint consultation on the current state of British seas, defining good environmental status (GES) and how to achieve it. European union (EU) member states must take the necessary measures to achieve GES for all EU seas from 2020 under the 2008 Marine Strategy Framework Directive. The coverage of the marine directive is also discussed.
ACCESSION #
76110692

 

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