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Tuesday, 11 February 2014
"There is a significant cost associated with managing flooded land, and cutting services to save money in the short term is a false economy. There's a real danger that cutting staff will reduce the Agency to a crisis management level, with less maintenance and infrastructure to deal with emergencies. On top of this, there is a real risk of a significant loss of knowledge and emerging talent."
Please ask your MP to sign Early Day Motion 947, put down by former UNISON President Dave Anderson MP, which is calling for an immediate moratorium on cuts to the Environment Agency budget http://www.parliament.uk/edm/2013-14/947