Devon Standing Environment Group Contingency Plan

Plan for the group that covers Devon south coast Plymouth to Lyme Regis and Devon north coast Hartland Point to Lynmouth.



Each standing environment group is responsible for a particular area of coastline and provide information and advice to the Secretary of States’ Representative on:

  • conservation
  • fisheries
  • human health
  • best environmental practice to dispose of wrecked ships and spoilt cargo
  • how to deal with oiled wildlife and environmental monitoring

Further information

Standing environment groups

Respond and report to a marine pollution incident