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Consultants in Sustainable Fisheries & Aquaculture

Tidal Lagoon Swansea Bay

Project Location: United Kingdom
Project Date: 2014 - Ongoing
Project Funding: Private
Project Summary: Tidal Lagoon Power are planning 5 tidal lagoons on the West coast of England and Wales. MEP were asked to advise on fishing and aquaculture activities in Swansea and Cardiff initially, liaise with stakeholders and prepare evidence for the planning hearing. Terms and conditions for compensation were prepared and compensation agreements reached. Fishery liaison activities will continue during project implementation.


Tidal Lagoon Power are planning 5 tidal lagoons on the West coast of England and Wales. MEP were asked to advise on fishing and aquaculture activities in Swansea and Cardiff initially, liaise with stakeholders and prepare evidence for the planning hearing. Terms and conditions for compensation were prepared and compensation agreements reached.  Fishery liaison activities will continue during project implementation.