Durham Heritage Coast Partnership

c/o Durham County Council, County Hall
Co Durham

Tel: 0191 383 4640
Fax: 0191 383 4096
Email: niall.benson@durham.gov.uk
Web: http://www.durhamheritagecoast.org

Type of partnership: Environmental management/conservation focused.
Marine Plan Area: 1. North East Inshore

UK Landscape Award Winner 2010 and UK entry into European Landscape Awards 2011

Core ServicesAdditional Services
  • Stakeholder engagement
  • Provision of network opportunities
  • Facilitation role
  • Communication - dissemination of the relevant information
  • Community engagement and awareness raising
  • Informing coastal/maritime planning, policy, legislation and strategy
  • Providing a central point of contact for coastal issues
  • Promote collaborative working
  • Provision of an up to date database
  • Commisioning of delivering relevant research
  • Provision of coastal services
  • Habitat management/creation
  • Education
  • Environmental education
  • Habitat management
  • Community projects
  • Strategy/management planning
  • Tourism/recreation
  • Partnership working, project delivery, fundraising
Core PurposesDesignations
  • Integrated planning and management of the coast (ICZM)
  • Environmental management/conservation
  • Business and commercial support.
  • Recreation and tourism.
  • Influencing policy and legislation.
  • To assist agencies and authorities in carrying out their function on the coast.
  • Local Nature Reserve
  • National Nature Reserve
  • SSSI
  • SPA
  • SAC
  • Ramsar Site
  • Other

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