Agenda

Venue: Norman Room, The Kenn Centre, Exeter Road, Kennford, Exeter EX6 7UE

Contact: Hilary Winter, Forum Officer, 07837171000, 01392 382771  Email: devoncaf@devon.gov.uk

Items
No. Item

1.

Apologies

2.

Declarations of interest

3.

Minutes of the meeting held on 25 April 2019 pdf icon PDF 126 KB

4.

Matters arising

4.1

Membership (2. 25.04.19)

4.2

Annual Report (17. 25.04.19)

5.

Public questions

6.

Correspondence log pdf icon PDF 85 KB

7.

Meetings attended by DCAF members

7.1

Training Day pdf icon PDF 620 KB

7.2

Accessibility visit to East Devon Pebblebed Heaths

7.3

Devon Local Nature Partnership Communities Conference

7.4

Turf cutting, Alma Bridge, Sidmouth.

8.

Exe Estuary Trail and countywide trails pdf icon PDF 471 KB

To note and discuss verbal reports from:

 

a)    A DCC, Exe Estuary Management Partnership and DCAF working group on shared use and codes of conduct; and

b)    The Exe Estuary Stakeholder event 2019, held at Powderham Castle.

 

To consider forming a DCAF working group to explore some of the issues raised in the agenda paper and to make recommendations.

9.

To note minutes of the Public Rights of Way Committee held on 4 July 2019 pdf icon PDF 64 KB

10.

Public Rights of Way update

11.

To note and approve responses to consultations and any feedback

12.

Current consultations

12.1

Jurassic Coast World Heritage Site Management Plan consultation pdf icon PDF 343 KB

To discuss draft response.

13.

Forthcoming consultations

13.1

Pebblebed Heaths Visitor Management Plan pdf icon PDF 180 KB

To note the letter advising of the forthcoming consultation. The South East Devon Habitat Regulations Partnership and the Pebblebed Heaths Conservation Trust are seeking views on the recommendations in a commissioned report which sought to identify some ways to improve visitor experiences and access to the East Devon Pebblebed Heaths.  The consultation details will be available at the end of September.  A working group meeting is suggested to discuss the proposals. 

 

13.2

Coastal access pdf icon PDF 84 KB

To note the coastal access update. Natural England is planning to publish the coastal access reports for Cremyll to Kingswear and Combe Martin to Marsland Mouth in November. A working group is proposed to consider these reports and ensure a response during the eight week consultation period.

14.

Dates of meetings 2020

15.

Any other business