River Stour Mussel Fishery Order 2016 – second public consultation

River Stour Mussel Fishery Order 2016 – second public consultation

A proposal for a trial mussel fishery in the River Stour (Suffolk/Essex border) is currently being considered in a second public consultation.

Defra, the consenting authority for fishery orders, directed the applicant to consider a range of issues raised during the initial consultation in 2015. The original and new consultation documents are available to view on the consultation pages, linked here:
www.hcrlaw.com/river-stour-mussel-fishery-order-2016

Consultation responses should be sent to Defra, and copied to the applicant’s agent, using the contact details provided on the above web link. The consultation closes on 7th October 2016.

 

By Cathy Smith on September 6th, 2016

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