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  • Action for Employment

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what contracts her Department has with A4e; and what the (a) purpose and (b) monetary value is of each such contract.

  • Birds of Prey

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what estimate her Department has made of the population of each species of birds of prey in each of the last five years.

  • Common Fisheries Policy

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what discussions she has had with (a) the European Commission and (b) other EU member states on fisheries partnership...

  • Departmental Data Protection

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs pursuant to the answer of 6 February 2012, Official Report, column 80W, on departmental data protection, what data or...

  • Droughts: Lincolnshire

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what steps she is taking to mitigate the effects of any potential drought in Lincolnshire.

  • Droughts: London Olympics 2012

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs whether she is making contingency plans for the potential effects of drought on the London 2012 Olympic Games; and if she...

  • Environment Agency: Manpower

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs how many employees of the Environment Agency are assigned to dealing with shale gas issues.

  • Environment Agency: Manpower

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs how many people were employed in the Environment Agency in each year since 2008; and how many she expects the agency to...

  • Fisheries

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs whether her Department received any external advice on the prospect of assembling a case to support a request to the European...

  • Floods: Pendle

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what steps she is taking to mitigate the effects of flooding in Pendle constituency.

  • Fly-tipping: Cycling

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what recent representations her Department has received on fly-tipping; and whether her Department has assessed the effects...

  • Food: Packaging

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what steps she is taking to reduce the use of packaging in the food industry.

  • Food: Waste

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs if the Government will set a date by which it intends to achieve its long-term vision that no food waste is sent to landfill...

  • Genetically Modified Organisms: Crops

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs how many strains of genetically modified crops are licensed for use in the UK.

  • Landfill

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what the minimum permitted membrane thickness of a landfill site is; and what steps she would expect the Environment Agency...

  • Landfill

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what level of insurance her Department requires companies who (a) operate on and (b) operate landfill sites to hold in...

  • Landfill: Arpley

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what steps her Department has put in place to (a) monitor and (b) minimise emissions of (i) inorganic compounds, (ii) dioxin...

  • Landfill: Lancashire

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs if she will estimate the likely total volume of waste going to landfill produced in (a) Pendle constituency, (b) East...

  • Landfill: North West

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what estimate she has made of the likely total volume of waste going to landfill produced by (a) Merseyside, (b) Greater...

  • Marine Stewardship Council: Consumers

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs if she will assess the effect of Marine Stewardship Council certification on consumer behaviour.

  • Members: Correspondence

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs when she expects to answer the hon. Member for Harrow West's letter about the answering of a parliamentary question on senior...

  • Morocco: Fishery Agreements

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what reference is made to Western Sahara in the documents provided by Morocco on the effect on the Saharawi people of the...

  • Morocco: Fishery Agreements

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs if she will ask the European Commission to consult representatives of the Saharawi population on the proposed EU-Morocco...

  • Pesticides

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs whether the Chemical Regulation Directorate applies the precautionary principle when (a) assessing the risks of the use of...

  • Pollution: Incinerators

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what steps she is taking to ensure that pollution from the incinerators constructed by Veolia in the UK are effectively...

  • Rhydymwyn Valley

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs by what date she plans to publish the final vision document for the future of the Rhydymwyn Valley site.

  • Rhydymwyn Valley

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what representations she has received from organisations on the future of the Rhydymwyn Valley site since 1 January 2011.

  • Rhydymwyn Valley

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs when she expects the next meeting of the joint consultative committee for the Rhydymwyn Valley site to take place; who the...

  • River Rom: Conservation

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what conservation work her Department has carried out on the River Rom; and what future work is planned.

  • Rural Areas: Broadband

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what funding her Department provides for the provision of broadband other than superfast broadband in rural areas.

  • Rural Areas: Private Finance Initiative

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what recent discussions she has had with the Chancellor of the Exchequer on funding for a second round of Rural Growth...

  • Scallops

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs pursuant to the answer of 20 February 2012, Official Report, column 499W, on scallops, whether the conditions for (a) seeking...

  • Seas and Oceans: Technology

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what assessment her Department has made of the potential effect of emergent technologies on (a) coastlines and the seabed,...

  • Third Sector

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what steps her Department has taken to implement the principles of the Best Value Statutory Guidance in respect of (a) giving...

  • Water Companies

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what estimate she has made of the cost of the infrastructure needed to connect neighbouring water companies.

  • Water Supply: Finance

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what estimate she has made of spending (a) by each water company and (b) in each constituent part of the UK on improvements...

  • Water: Pollution

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what safeguards exist to ensure that traces of cytotoxic drugs do not enter the water supply chain.

  • West Africa: Fisheries

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs whether her Department provides funding to governments in West Africa to help them protect their waters from illegal fishing.

  • West Africa: Fisheries

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what steps she is taking to encourage a sustainable EU policy towards the exploitation of West African fish stocks through...

  • Western Sahara: Fisheries

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what reports she has received of British trawlers using flags of convenience to fish in the waters off western Sahara.

  • Western Sahara: Fisheries

    To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs what steps the Government is taking to ensure that trawlers from EU member states fishing off the coast of West Africa act in...