Research and analysis

14. Severn tidal power: compensation measures for impacts on habitats

Analysis of whether new compensation measures could offset the ecological impact of a barrage scheme.


Equal value: can a major Severn tidal power scheme be compatible with enhancing the Natura 2000 biodiversity network?

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This study attempts to answer whether additional and novel compensation measures could be put in place to enhance the overall coherence of the Natura 2000 network and / or the conservation status of species and habitats within it.

Published 1 February 2010