1030, Friday, 11th November 2011, Smyth Room, Follaton House, Totnes






  1. Welcome & introductions
  2. Outline of waterbody classification and its objectives – EA
  3. Avon classification status and identification of issues – EA
  4. Update on ‘Currently programmed’ actions (from pre-circulated Avon Estuary Forum document, 21/6/11) - EA
  5. Responses

-          Aune Conservation Association (ACA)

-          Avon Fishing Association (AFA)

-          South West Water (SWW)

-          South West Rivers Association (SWRA)

  1. Discussion
  2. Conclusions and recommendations


Provisional participants*

Robin Toogood*/ Nigel Mortimer – South Devon AONB Unit

Robin Leivers* & others (Area Environment Planning Devon & Cornwall) – EA

            Stuart Watts*/ Peter Marsh*/ John Peters* – ACA

            Paul Kenyon*/ Christopher Peach*/ Mike Cooper*– AFA

            Roger Furniss* – SWRA

            Martin Ross* (Environmental Manager) – SWW


      * Attendance confirmed