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BIODIVERSITY

EDM (Early Day Motion) 1647: tabled on 14 February 2006

Tabled in the 2005-06 session.

This motion has been signed by 152 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

As this motion is using historical data, we may not have the record of the original ordering, in which case signatories are listed alphabetically.

Motion text

That this House notes the EU commitment to halt biodiversity loss by 2010; believes that biodiversity enriches lives and provides vital services on which humans depend; recognises a duty to conserve wildlife and to leave a country rich in biodiversity for future generations; and therefore urges the Government to take the necessary steps to end the decline in biodiversity action plan species and habitats, to protect and manage the finest wildlife sites on land and sea, to reverse the decline in the wildlife of farmland, woodland, grassland, rivers and other habitats, and to ensure that all school children gain experience of the natural world through out-of-classroom learning as an integral part of school education.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

Abbott, Ms Diane
Labour
Signed on 16 February 2006
Hackney North and Stoke Newington
Ainsworth, Mr Peter
Conservative
Signed on 10 May 2006
East Surrey
Bailey, Mr Adrian
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2006
West Bromwich West
Baker, Norman
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 February 2006
Lewes
Barker, Gregory
Conservative
Signed on 10 May 2006
Bexhill and Battle
Baron, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 16 May 2006
Billericay
Battle, John
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2006
Leeds West
Begg, Dame Anne
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2006
Aberdeen South
Berry, Dr Roger
Labour
Signed on 9 October 2006
Kingswood
Bottomley, Sir Peter
Conservative
Signed on 15 February 2006
Worthing West
Brake, Tom
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 23 May 2006
Carshalton and Wallington
Breed, Mr Colin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 February 2006
South East Cornwall
Brooke, Annette
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 February 2006
Mid Dorset and North Poole
Brown, Lyn
Labour
Signed on 15 February 2006
West Ham
Browne, Mr Jeremy
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 April 2006
Taunton
Burgon, Colin
Labour
Signed on 15 February 2006
Elmet
Burrowes, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 26 April 2006
Enfield, Southgate
Burt, Lorely
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 February 2006
Solihull
Cable, Dr Vincent
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 February 2006
Twickenham
Campbell, Mr Gregory
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 15 February 2006
East Londonderry
Caton, Mr Martin
Labour
Signed on 15 February 2006
Gower
Chaytor, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 9 March 2006
Bury North
Clark, Ms Katy
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2006
North Ayrshire and Arran
Cooper, Rosie
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2006
West Lancashire
Corbyn, Jeremy
Labour
Signed on 15 February 2006
Islington North
Crausby, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 15 February 2006
Bolton North East
Cryer, Mrs Ann
Labour
Signed on 15 February 2006
Keighley
Cummings, John
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2006
Easington
Curtis-Thomas, Mrs Claire
Labour
Signed on 16 February 2006
Crosby
Davey, Mr Edward
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 25 July 2006
Kingston and Surbiton
Davies, David T. C.
Conservative
Signed on 25 April 2006
Monmouth
Dean, Mrs Janet
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2006
Burton
Dismore, Mr Andrew
Labour
Signed on 16 February 2006
Hendon
Dobson, Frank
Labour
Signed on 16 February 2006
Holborn and St Pancras
Dodds, Mr Nigel
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 16 February 2006
Belfast North
Dowd, Jim
Labour
Signed on 6 November 2006
Lewisham West
Drew, Mr David
Labour
Signed on 28 February 2006
Stroud
Duddridge, James
Conservative
Signed on 16 February 2006
Rochford and Southend East
Durkan, Mark
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 15 February 2006
Foyle
Efford, Clive
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2006
Eltham
Engel, Mrs Natascha
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2006
North East Derbyshire
Ennis, Jeff
Labour
Signed on 16 February 2006
Barnsley East and Mexborough
Etherington, Bill
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2006
Sunderland North
Fallon, Mr Michael
Conservative
Signed on 19 April 2006
Sevenoaks
Farrelly, Paul
Labour
Signed on 11 May 2006
Newcastle-under-Lyme
Farron, Tim
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 February 2006
Westmorland and Lonsdale
Francis, Dr Hywel
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2006
Aberavon
Galloway, Mr George
Respect
Signed on 2 March 2006
Bethnal Green and Bow
Garnier, Mr Edward
Conservative
Signed on 8 May 2006
Harborough
George, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 18 April 2006
St Ives
Gibson, Dr Ian
Labour
Signed on 15 February 2006
Norwich North
Gidley, Sandra
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 April 2006
Romsey
Godsiff, Mr Roger
Labour
Signed on 1 March 2006
Birmingham, Sparkbrook and Small Heath
Goodman, Helen
Labour
Signed on 16 October 2006
Bishop Auckland
Griffith, Nia
Labour
Signed on 16 February 2006
Llanelli
Gummer, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 10 May 2006
Suffolk Coastal
Hancock, Mr Mike
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 February 2006
Portsmouth South
Harvey, Nick
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 22 March 2006
North Devon
Hemming, John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 March 2006
Birmingham, Yardley
Hendrick, Mr Mark
Labour
Signed on 25 July 2006
Preston
Hepburn, Mr Stephen
Labour
Signed on 20 June 2006
Jarrow
Hermon, Lady Sylvia
Ulster Unionist Party
Signed on 14 February 2006
North Down
Heyes, David
Labour
Signed on 27 February 2006
Ashton-under-Lyne
Hodgson, Mrs Sharon
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2006
Gateshead East and Washington West
Holmes, Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 February 2006
Chesterfield
Hopkins, Kelvin
Labour
Signed on 7 June 2006
Luton North
Horam, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 2006
Orpington
Horwood, Mr Martin
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 28 February 2006
Cheltenham
Hoyle, Mr Lindsay
Labour
Signed on 15 February 2006
Chorley
Huhne, Chris
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 9 October 2006
Eastleigh
Illsley, Mr Eric
Labour
Signed on 30 March 2006
Barnsley Central
Jackson, Glenda
Labour
Signed on 18 April 2006
Hampstead and Highgate
James, Mrs Siân C.
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2006
Swansea East
Jenkins, Mr Brian
Labour
Signed on 16 February 2006
Tamworth
Jones, Mr David
Conservative
Signed on 27 April 2006
Clwyd West
Jones, Mr Kevan
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2006
North Durham
Jones, Lynne
Labour
Signed on 15 February 2006
Birmingham, Selly Oak
Jones, Mr Martyn
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2006
Clwyd South
Keetch, Mr Paul
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 30 October 2006
Hereford
Key, Robert
Conservative
Signed on 15 February 2006
Salisbury
Khan, Mr Sadiq
Labour
Signed on 6 June 2006
Tooting
Leech, Mr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 February 2006
Manchester, Withington
Lepper, David
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2006
Brighton, Pavilion
Llwyd, Mr Elfyn
Plaid Cymru
Signed on 4 May 2006
Meirionnydd Nant Conwy
Maclean, David
Conservative
Signed on 14 June 2006
Penrith and The Border
Malik, Mr Shahid
Labour
Signed on 22 June 2006
Dewsbury
Maples, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 8 June 2006
Stratford-on-Avon
Marris, Rob
Labour
Signed on 15 February 2006
Wolverhampton South West
McCarthy-Fry, Sarah
Labour
Signed on 16 February 2006
Portsmouth North
McDonnell, Dr Alasdair
Social Democratic & Labour Party
Signed on 27 February 2006
Belfast South
Meacher, Mr Michael
Labour
Signed on 2 May 2006
Oldham West and Royton
Meale, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 15 February 2006
Mansfield
Mitchell, Mr Austin
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2006
Great Grimsby
Moffatt, Laura
Labour
Signed on 15 February 2006
Crawley
Morden, Jessica
Labour
Signed on 16 February 2006
Newport East
Morgan, Julie
Labour
Signed on 3 May 2006
Cardiff North
Morley, Mr Elliot
Labour
Signed on 13 June 2006
Scunthorpe
Mudie, Mr George
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2006
Leeds East
Mulholland, Greg
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 19 July 2006
Leeds North West
Mullin, Mr Chris
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2006
Sunderland South
Murphy, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 3 May 2006
Torfaen
Öpik, Lembit
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 24 April 2006
Montgomeryshire
Osborne, Sandra
Labour
Signed on 20 April 2006
Ayr, Carrick and Cumnock
Owen, Albert
Labour
Signed on 16 May 2006
Ynys Môn
Paice, Mr James
Conservative
Signed on 10 May 2006
South East Cambridgeshire
Pelling, Mr Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 2006
Croydon Central
Prentice, Mr Gordon
Labour
Signed on 15 February 2006
Pendle
Pugh, Dr John
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 February 2006
Southport
Randall, Mr John
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 2006
Uxbridge
Robertson, John
Labour
Signed on 16 February 2006
Glasgow North West
Rogerson, Dan
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 February 2006
North Cornwall
Rosindell, Andrew
Conservative
Signed on 10 May 2006
Romford
Ruane, Chris
Labour
Signed on 24 April 2006
Vale of Clwyd
Ruddock, Joan
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2006
Lewisham, Deptford
Salter, Martin
Labour
Signed on 16 February 2006
Reading West
Simpson, Alan
Labour
Signed on 7 March 2006
Nottingham South
Simpson, David
Democratic Unionist Party
Signed on 1 March 2006
Upper Bann
Soulsby, Sir Peter
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2006
Leicester South
Spellar, Mr John
Labour
Signed on 16 February 2006
Warley
Spink, Bob
Conservative
Signed on 27 February 2006
Castle Point
Stoate, Dr Howard
Labour
Signed on 18 April 2006
Dartford
Streeter, Mr Gary
Conservative
Signed on 18 April 2006
South West Devon
Stunell, Andrew
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 February 2006
Hazel Grove
Swinson, Jo
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 February 2006
East Dunbartonshire
Taylor, David
Labour
Signed on 15 February 2006
North West Leicestershire
Thornberry, Ms Emily
Labour
Signed on 16 February 2006
Islington South and Finsbury
Truswell, Mr Paul
Labour
Signed on 30 March 2006
Pudsey
Turner, Dr Desmond
Labour
Signed on 15 February 2006
Brighton, Kemptown
Vara, Mr Shailesh
Conservative
Signed on 15 February 2006
North West Cambridgeshire
Vis, Dr Rudi
Labour
Signed on 15 February 2006
Finchley and Golders Green
Walley, Joan
Labour
Signed on 24 July 2006
Stoke-on-Trent North
Walter, Mr Robert
Conservative
Signed on 2 May 2006
North Dorset
Waterson, Mr Nigel
Conservative
Signed on 13 June 2006
Eastbourne
Weir, Mr Mike
Scottish National Party
Signed on 16 February 2006
Angus
Wiggin, Bill
Conservative
Signed on 10 May 2006
Leominster
Williams, Mr Alan
Labour
Signed on 24 May 2006
Swansea West
Williams, Mrs Betty
Labour
Signed on 14 February 2006
Conwy
Williams, Mark
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 27 February 2006
Ceredigion
Williams, Mr Roger
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 February 2006
Brecon and Radnorshire
Williams, Stephen
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 15 February 2006
Bristol West
Willis, Mr Phil
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 2 May 2006
Harrogate and Knaresborough
Willott, Jenny
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 14 February 2006
Cardiff Central
Winterton, Ann
Conservative
Signed on 16 February 2006
Congleton
Wright, Mr Iain
Labour
Signed on 15 February 2006
Hartlepool
Younger-Ross, Richard
Liberal Democrat
Signed on 16 February 2006
Teignbridge

These members had previously signed the motion, but have now withdrawn their support. The date shown is when the Member withdrew their signature from the motion.