Environment and Sustainability Committee

 

Meeting Venue:

Committee Room 3 - Senedd

 

 

 

Meeting date:

Thursday, 2 July 2015

 

 

 

Meeting time:

09.30 - 14.45

 

 

 

This meeting can be viewed on Senedd TV at:
http://senedd.tv/en/2986

 

 

Concise Minutes:

 

 

 

Assembly Members:

 

Alun Ffred Jones AM (Chair)

Mick Antoniw AM

Jeff Cuthbert AM

Russell George AM

Llyr Gruffydd AM

Janet Haworth AM

Julie Morgan AM

William Powell AM

Jenny Rathbone AM

Joyce Watson AM

 

 

 

 

 

Witnesses:

 

Professor Terry Marsden, Cardiff University

Professor Janet Dwyer, Countryside and Community Research Institute

Robert Berry, Countryside and Community Research Institute, University of Gloucestershire

Annie Smith, RSPB Cymru

Rachel Sharp, Wildlife Trusts Wales

Peter Ogden, Campaign for the Protection of Rural Wales

Anne Meikle, WWF Cymru

Ifer Gwyn, Snowdonia National Park

Neville Rookes, Welsh Local Government Association

Rachel Lewis-Davies, NFU Cymru

Nick Fenwick, Farmers' Union of Wales

Martin Bishop, Confor

Rhian Jones, CLA Cymru

Peter Quinn, TATA Steel

Matthew Bell, Committee on Climate Change

Peter Davies, ate Change Commission for Wales

Haf Elgar, Friends of the Earth

Jessica McQuade, WWF Cymru

 

 

 

 

 

Committee Staff:

 

Alun Davidson (Clerk)

Adam Vaughan (Deputy Clerk)

Gwyn Griffiths (Legal Adviser)

SeatonN (Researcher)

 

 

 

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1   Introductions, apologies and substitutions

1.1 There were no apologies.

 

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2   Environment (Wales) Bill - Stage 1: Evidence session 4

2.1 Witnesses responded to questions from Members of the Committee.

 

2.2 Robert Berry agreed to provide further information to the Committee, including information existing data gaps.

 

</AI2>

<AI3>

3   Environment (Wales) Bill - Stage 1: Evidence Session 5

3.1 Witnesses responded to questions from Members of the Committee.

 

 

</AI3>

<AI4>

4   Environment (Wales) Bill - Stage 1: Evidence Session 6

4.1 Witnesses responded to questions from Members of the Committee.

 

</AI4>

<AI5>

5   Environment (Wales) Bill - Stage 1: Evidence Session 7

5.1 Witnesses responded to questions from Members of the Committee.

 

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6   Environment (Wales) Bill - Stage 1: Evidence Session 8

6.1 Witnesses responded to questions from Members of the Committee.

 

6.2 Peter Quinn agreed to provide Committee Members with further information on the HIsarna direct smelting process.

 

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<AI7>

7   Environment (Wales) Bill - Stage 1: Evidence Session  9

7.1 Witnesses responded to questions from Members of the Committee.

 

</AI7>

<AI8>

8   Environment (Wales) Bill - Stage 1: Evidence Session 10

8.1 Witnesses responded to questions from Members of the Committee.

 

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