Definitions for "Environmentally Sensitive Area"
Keywords:  maff, wildlife, landscape, habitat, cfr
An area defined by MAFF (now Defra) for which grant aid is available for appropriate agricultural and water/land management.
An area of environmental importance which is in or adjacent to navigable waters. (49CFR194)
An area of environmental importance having natural resources which if degraded may lead to significant adverse, social, economic or ecological consequences. These could be areas in or adjacent to aquatic ecosystems, drinking water sources, unique or declining species habitat, and other similar sites. (49CFR194)