§ Mr. Morgan
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment (1) what consultations he has carried out with angling interests in Wales concerning the future of the National Rivers Authority;
(2) when he expects to issue his consultation document concerning the integration of the National Rivers Authority with Her Majesty's inspectorate of pollution or other agencies.
§ Mr. Baldry
The consultation document on the proposed new environment agency was published on 3 October. Paragraph 46 specifically seeks views on how the work of the new agency can best be undertaken in Wales.