Marine conservation advice for Special Area of Conservation: Essex Estuaries (UK0013690)

Use Natural England’s conservation advice packages to find out if your activity, proposal or area of responsibility has a potential impact on marine protected areas and the species and habitats they contain.


Essex Estuaries SAC: conservation advice held on the Designated Sites System (formal)

Essex Estuaries SAC: advice on operations - the impact of marine activity on sensitive features

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Natural England’s marine conservation advice is made up of the following documents which are linked above:

  • Natural England’s marine conservation advice (now held on the Designated Sites System) which includes the site overview, feature descriptions, site maps, high level conservation objectives and supplementary advice, seasonal sensitivity of features, and feature condition
  • advice on operations (interim Excel workbook)