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The group evolved from the East Head Working Group to develop the Adaptive Management Plan.  Its purpose is to consider and develop an agreed approach to managing East Head and the adjacent coastline. The Terms of Reference were signed in January 2013.

The group is comprised of the following key stakeholders and relevant organisations:

  1. Chichester District Council
  2. Chichester Harbour Conservancy
  3. Environment Agency
  4. F.G. Woodger Trust
  5. National Trust (landowner)
  6. Natural England
  7. West Wittering Estate Plc (landowner)
  8. Cakeham Manor Estate Ltd (landowner)
  9. West Wittering Parish Council

See here for January 2014 announcement. For background reading see here for presentation by Dr Malcolm Bray, University of Portsmouth to Chichester Harbour Conservancy on 4th July 2013.

At an exhibition held in West Wittering on 22nd May 2015 the following documents were displayed.

  1. Summary leaflet East Head Exhibtion handout
  2. EHCIAG Adaptive Management Action Plan V1
  3. Pagham to East Head Coastal Defence Strategy 2008
  4. EHCIAG Frequently Asked Questions
  5. Trigger Points (updated 14.05.15)

The Group meets approximately two or three times a year and has agreed to having the minutes of its meetings published on this web site.  See links below.

  1. 21 03 2017 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  2. 2017 02 01 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  3. 2016 11 02 East Head Coastal Issies Advisory Group draft Minutes
  4. 2016 05 18 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  5. 2016 02 17 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  6. 2015 09 24 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  7. 2015 07 08 East Head Coastal Iissues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  8. 2015 03 25 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  9. 2015 02 25 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  10. 2014 12 16 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  11. 2014 11 18 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  12. 2014 2 12 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  13. 2013 11 07 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  14. 2013 10 16 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  15. 2013 01 16 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  16. 2012 11 28 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  17. 2011 10 04 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  18. 2011 04 19 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  19. 2011 01 25 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  20. 2010 11 15 East Head Coastal Issues Group Triggers Meeting
  21. 2010 09 21 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  22. 2010 03 30 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  23. 2009 10 07 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  24. 2009 07 06 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  25. 2008 12 02 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes
  26. 2008 07 18 East Head Coastal Issues Advisory Group draft Minutes