Issue details

Morecambe Bay Nature Improvement Area

The City Council is aked to act as accountable body for a fund which a wide range of partnership organisations around the bay are to bid for. The fund will be for improvement projects relating to a wide range of nature conservation activities.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Financial Threshold;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Decision due: 17 January 2012 by Cabinet

Lead member: Councillor Janice Hanson

Department: Regeneration and Planning

Contact: Andrew Dobson, Chief Officer (Regeneration and Planning) Email: Email: Tel: 01524 582303.

Consultation process

An extensive consultation process has been undertaken by Natural England.


See above.

Date for representations to be received: The consultation period is now complete.

Background papers and reason no public access: The Natural Environment White Paper - The Natural Choice What the Natural Environment White Paper means for local authorities Making Space for Nature (2010) - A Review of England's Wildlife Sites and Ecological Network Morecambe Bay NIA Summary of Vision and Strategic Objectives


Agenda items


  • Morecambe Bay Nature Improvement Area