The Alde and Ore Estuary Partnership has been working with County and District councils and statutory bodies to develop a plan for the future management of the river defences to protect the Estuary including businesses, houses, land and wildlife, and the local economy. The Estuary Plan has now been endorsed by all statutory bodies.
Important documents are available below to view/download. SCROLL DOWN further for appendices and flood cell information.

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Key MessagesA summary of important points from the Local Economic Study

Local Economic StudyThe Full RPA Local Economic Study PDF

Scoping ReportThe document produced by Suffolk County Council for the first stage of the Sustainability Appraisal (SA) process incorporating the requirements of the Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) Directive. It outlines the baseline information and evidence which is needed to inform the Sustainability Appraisal of the emerging Estuary Plan objectives and policies.

Estuary defence and footpath trial interim conclusions – April 2016.