Floodplain Grazing Marsh: Key objectives
Landowners and managers:
Grants. A number of organisations may offer grants for Grazing Marsh management, improvement and restoration. It can also be part of countryside stewardship schemes
Natural England: Where it is intended to change the use of Grazing Marsh this should be subject to a change of use application to Natural England. Sites with SSSI status have additional conditions for their management and use.
Environment Agency, Internal Drainage Boards, Water Companies have a statutory duty to further conservation where consistent with purposes of enactments relating to their functions. Water Resources Act 1991; Land Drainage Act 1991. There is also a regulatory role.
Barnsley council as a planning authority:
Voluntary groups and volunteers
What has been done?
Floodplain grazing marsh actions