James Morrish, chairman of the South West’s Regional Flood Defence Committee, will travel to Tipton St John and Newton Poppleford to inspect the Local Levy work and flood risk areas in Ottery St Mary.
The Environment Agency bathing water quality sampling team will be out and about again this summer across the South West.
Vital emergency training for parish council and community volunteers is taking place in Shaldon on Tuesday, April 12. The Environment Agency project team and parish councilors will train the flood wardens to operate the gates during periods of high tides or flood warnings.
The Environment Agency will next week start work on a project to restore an inter-tidal habitat on land alongside a South Devon estuary.
The Environment Agency has started its summer season of water sampling at 191 bathing waters off the coasts of Cornwall, Devon, Dorset and Somerset.