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Help stop hydro without the need for planning permission

At the start of the summer the Welsh Assembly Government (WAG), launched a consultation on proposals to allow Permitted Development Rights PDR for “small scale, low risk hydro schemes”. I.e allowing some hydro schemes to be …
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September 5, 2018
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Why we oppose micro-hydro in designated areas

Save Our Rivers is opposed to the development of wild and free flowing streams and rivers for hydro power, especially those that sit within designated areas. We believe that the minute amounts of power …
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September 5, 2018
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Gwydir Trails – Trash Free Trails

Trash Free Trails in the brain child of Dom, one of the main dudes at Surfers Against Sewage, and when he said he was after some venues to trial a bike version of their …
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May 24, 2018
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A Breathing Space for Welsh National Parks ?

Following the publication of the worrying Future Landscape Wales (FLW) document earlier this year much has change at the Welsh Assembly. Your letters and emails to AMs along with direct correspondence from both traditional …
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December 16, 2017
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Act now to protect our National Parks

  Earlier this year the Welsh Assembly Government published its Future Landscapes Wales report (FLW); detailing its plans for our National Parks and AONBs. (1) (more…) Love5 Share Tweet Share Pin
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September 11, 2017
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The Plenary Debate on Future Landscapes Wales

The plenary debate on the Future Landscapes Wales (FLW)report was held on 6th June. (more…) Love0 Share Tweet Share Pin
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June 8, 2017
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The Wisdom of Conservation

I met a lady beside the road in Nant Gwynant. ‘I thought I’d gone to heaven ‘, she said. From the East End of London she’d never seen such beauty. (more…) Love0 Share Tweet …
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June 2, 2017
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National Parks Matter

The Welsh Governments Future Landscapes Wales (FLW ) review threatens the very nature of our Welsh National Parks. By removing the environmental protection they receive under the Sandford Principle they could be left open …
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May 25, 2017
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Outdoor Activity Tourism

The Welsh Governments Future Landscapes Wales (FLW ) review threatens the very nature of our Welsh National Parks. By removing the environmental protection they receive under the Sandford Principle they could be left open …
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May 22, 2017
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Future Landscapes Wales

  At the end of March we asked you to write to your AMs. The Welsh Government had tabled a debate on an as yet unpublished draft report called Future Landscapes Wales (FLW). This …
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May 18, 2017