Policy paper

Humber river basin district river basin management plan

Part 1: Humber river basin district river basin management plan.



This document sets out the:

  • current state of the water environment
  • pressures affecting the water environment
  • environmental objectives for protecting and improving the waters
  • programme of measures, actions needed to achieve the objectives
  • progress since the 2009 plan

It also informs decisions on land-use planning because water and land resources are closely linked.

It should be read in conjunction with the other RBMP documents.

Published 18 February 2016
Last updated 18 February 2016 + show all updates
  1. See the revised plan approved by the Minister for the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Defra).
  2. First published.