Block SJ77

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Map credit:   DECC Habitats Regulations Assessments of 14th Onshore Oil and Gas Licencing Round

SJ77 is part of PEDL296
Licence Operator   INEOS
Partner          INEOS Upstream Ltd

Other blocks in PEDL  SJ78
Licence type Shale
Commitments 1 well, new 2D & 3D seismic surveying
Drill Or Drop clause None

The licence in this area covers several blocks, including this one. The listed commitments are for the whole licence area, not per block.

Administrative areas covered by licence
Cheshire East
Cheshire West and Chester

Parliamentary constituencies and MPs
Congleton     Fiona Bruce  Conservative
Macclesfield  David Rutley Conservative
Tatton          George Osborne      Conservative

European areas overlapping with licence block
Midland Meres and Mosses Phase 1 RAMSAR

European areas outside block which could be adversely affected         No records

Wildlife Trust sites overlapping with block
Knutsford Heath (Cheshire Wildlife Trust)
Knutsford Moor (Cheshire Wildlife Trust)
Rudheath (Cheshire Wildlife Trust)

Stage B, C and D activities will be prohibited at or near to the surface within the boundaries of all European site(s) in this block.

This block has European sites within it, or within 1km of the block boundary. In general, land within approximately 1km of a European site is considered to be of a potentially sensitive nature (due to its proximity to the European site) such that mitigation and/or alternative siting may be required by authorities further considering HRA issues for specific project-level operations.

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