Guidance Notes

Links to environmental-related guidance notes, position papers and environmental briefings from the RYA.
 

The Planning and Sustainability Committee at the RYA have created a series of position papers, guidance notes and environmental briefings to aid you. Please find links to these and other relevant pages and documents below.

Position Papers

Topic and webpage link  Document Version
Marine Protected Areas PDF
201611
Fishing and Aquaculture PDF 201706
End Life of Boats PDF 201705
Offshore renewable energy developments - wind energy PDF 201906
Offshore renewable energy developments - wave energy PDF 201906
Offshore renewable energy developments - tidal energy PDF 201906
Offshore renewable energy developments - tidal impounds PDF 201906
 Studland Bay  PDF 202103

Guidance Notes and Environmental Briefings

Topic and webpage link Document  Version 

Dealing with weed

PDF
201907
Siltation  PDF 201806
Dealing with blue-green algae PDF 201507
Anchoring and Visitors Mooring PDF
201806
Leptospirosis and Weil's disease PDF
201110
Biosecurity guidance for RIBs, sports boats and outboard engines PDF 201507
Water fittings and use of hose pipes PDF
201608
England Coast Path and Coastal Access  PDF 201804
Flooding and coastal change PDF 201711
Water Framework Directive PDF 201305
The Green Blue - Green Boating Guides URL 202101

 For more information on these Guidance Notes please email: planning@rya.org.uk