TITLE

Commercial farms spurn managed retreat schemes

AUTHOR(S)
Green, David; Riley, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
November 2002
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;11/8/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 19, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces that Great Britain's Department of Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) has admitted difficulty in attracting commercial farmers into the environmental schemes that form part of its managed retreat strategy. Challenges posed by the scheme to farmers; Comments from Alan Bullivant, senior coastal habitats adviser with DEFRA on the saltmarsh creation schemes.
ACCESSION #
9002739

 

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