Policy paper

Tame, Anker and Mease abstraction licensing strategy

A licensing strategy to manage water resources sustainably.


Tame, Anker and Mease abstraction licensing strategy

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This catchment abstraction management strategy (CAMS) sets out how the Environment Agency will manage water resources in the Tame, Anker and Mease catchments. It provides information on how existing abstraction is regulated and whether water is available for further abstraction.

The strategy also details how it protects our requirements under the Water Framework Directive, ensuring no ecological deterioration to our rivers.

Published 26 February 2013
Last updated 23 June 2022 + show all updates
  1. The Tame, Anker and Mease ALS has been re-written including updates to groundwater licensing information, maps and how we manage existing licences.

  2. First published.