If you live near the coast, should you be worried by sea-level rise?

Introduction In last year’s newsletter we published an article explaining some of the science and assumptions about sea-level rise and flood maps. This year we will try to bring it nearer to home with some advice about how worried you should be if you live near the coast. There have been many articles in the … Continue reading If you live near the coast, should you be worried by sea-level rise?

Southern Water’s Beachbuoy scope should be extended to highlight all Solent discharges

There are as many, if not more people using Solent waterways than just the bathers at designated bathing beaches. For a considerable time, SPS has been calling for the scope of Southern Water's Beachbuoy application to be extended to complete the coverage for the safety and security of all Solent water users, leisure and business, … Continue reading Southern Water’s Beachbuoy scope should be extended to highlight all Solent discharges

Marine Licencing Applications – 28 October 2022

The 28 October 2022 summary of Marine Licensing activity applicable to the Solent area can be found by taking this link. The update post displays a list of applications published by the Marine Management Organisation since the last SPS summary update issued, and project background for those applications open for public consultation. Applications for burial … Continue reading Marine Licencing Applications – 28 October 2022

Marine Licencing Applications – 1 October 2022

The 1 October 2022 summary of Marine Licensing activity applicable to the Solent area can be found by taking this link. The update post displays a list of applications published by the Marine Management Organisation since the last SPS summary update issued, and project background for those applications open for public consultation. Applications for burial … Continue reading Marine Licencing Applications – 1 October 2022

Marine Licencing Applications – 4 September 2022

The 4 September 2022 summary of Marine Licensing activity applicable to the Solent area can be found by taking this link. The update post displays a list of applications published by the Marine Management Organisation since the last SPS summary update issued, and project background for those applications open for public consultation. Applications for burial … Continue reading Marine Licencing Applications – 4 September 2022

Solent Protection Society – Members’ webinar evenings

We are arranging an autumn series of evening webinars for Solent Protection Society members and friends, to take place once per month via Zoom. To register for one of these sessions, please complete the brief details on the form at the foot of this page. Monday 12th September, 19:30 - Professor John WilliamsMonday 7th November, … Continue reading Solent Protection Society – Members’ webinar evenings

Marine Licencing Applications – 30 June 2022

The 30th September 2022 summary of Marine Licensing activity applicable to the Solent area can be found by taking this link. The update post displays a list of applications published by the Marine Management Organisation since the last SPS summary update issued, and project background for those applications open for public consultation. Applications for burial … Continue reading Marine Licencing Applications – 30 June 2022