Change of status from ‘draft’ to ‘formal’ for Torbay MCZ. Five new sites added with ‘draft’ status: Dover to Deal MCZ; Purbeck Coast MCZ; Southbourne Rough MCZ; Studland Bay MCZ and Utopia MCZ.
Change of status from ‘draft’ to ‘formal’ for Dungeness, Romney Marsh and Rye Bay SPA and Thanet Coast and Sandwich Bay SPA. Removed PDF map and replaced it with a link to the ArcGIS interactive map.
Map updated. 3 new draft sites added: Dungeness, Romney Marsh and Rye Bay SPA; Thanet Coast and Sandwich Bay SPA; The Needles MCZ. Updated status of Poole Harbour SPA from ‘draft’ to ‘formal’.
Sites now at formal stage: Chesil and the Fleet SAC, Chesil Beach and The Fleet SPA, Solent and Isle of Wight Lagoons SAC, Solent and Southampton Water SPA, Studland to Portland SAC.
Changed status of Chichester and Langstone Harbours / South Wight Maritime from ‘draft’ to ‘formal’. Repointed link for South Dorset to Designated Sites System. Designation of Lyme Bay and Torbay / Studland to Portland changed from SCI to SAC. New draft sites Chesil and the Fleet / Chesil Beach and The Fleet / Solent and Isle of Wight Lagoons added. Map updated.