HC Deb 19 February 1996 vol 272 cc1-2W
Mr. Barry Field

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, pursuant to his answer of 13 February,Official Report, column 481, if he will list the dates, positions, and results of the National Rivers Authority monitoring of the Solent under the shellfish waters directive for each month and year for which the NRA holds records. [15553]

Mr. Clappison

The NRA has monitored all designated shellfish waters in the Solent at the intervals specified in the directive since 1989 and holds records prior to this date. The location of sampling points and results of the NRA's monitoring are contained in the public registers maintained by the NRA.