Gove approves tighter protections for rare chalk streams

Environment secretary Michael Gove has upheld an Environment Agency proposal to reduce the amount of water that can be abstracted from three protected chalk streams in Hampshire

by Simon Pickstone
River Itchen at Ovington in Hampshire
River Itchen at Ovington in Hampshire

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