Research into important species and habitats which may be
effected by a new pipeline development, and how to avoid and/or
control (mitigate) any negative effects if project was to go ahead.
Focussing on mitigating the impacts of survey and development on UK
BAP habitats and species (horse mussel beds, Modiolus modiolus,
Musculus discors beds and cetaceans). Advice was provided to the
developer to help the development go ahead whilst minimising impacts
on surrounding marine life.