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Environment Protection: Finance

Question for Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs

UIN 54035, tabled on 23 September 2021

To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, how many applications his Department has received to fund nature-based defence projects in the last five years.

Answered on

18 October 2021

Between 2015 and 2021 the Government funded around 130 projects which included nature-based solutions to reduce flood and coastal erosion risk.

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