Greater Thames Standing Environment Group Contingency Plan

Plan for the group that covers Kessingland (south of Lowestoft) to Ramsgate.



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