NE Kent Scientific Coastal Advisory Group

This group held its first meeting in 2003 to look at a range of coastal issues affecting the core area from Whitstable around the Thanet Coast to Deal.

The group has a membership of scientists, government agencies and non-governmental bodies. It aims to:

  • Act as a focus for coastal information
  • Initiate research into problems and issues affecting the coast
  • Work to influence coastal policy decisions
  • Advise the North East Kent European marine sites Management Group
  • Maintain appropriate contact with local stakeholders

For more information contact Natural England (Kent Team)

Thanet Coast (NEKMPA)

c/o Thanet District Council,

PO Box 9, Cecil Street, Margate, Kent CT9 1XZ
United Kingdom



Tony Child

Thanet Coast (NE Kent Marine Protected Area) Officer

Telephone: +44 (0) 1843 577672

(based in Manston Road Depot)