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Coastal Erosion

Question for Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

UIN 214824, tabled on 18 November 2014

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, what recent steps she has taken to reduce the effects of coastal erosion; and if she will make a statement.

Answered on

21 November 2014

Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management (FCERM) is a devolved matter for each administration. Defra has allocated £36.7 million FCERM Grant-in-Aid in the 2014/15 financial year to help reduce the effects of coastal erosion in England.

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