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Species Control Provisions: Code of Practice for England

17 July 2017

Species Control Provisions: Code of Practice for England
On 17 July, Defra published its “Species Control Provisions: Code of Practice for England” which sets out how the provisions for species control agreements and orders contained in the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 should be applied by environmental authorities. These powers ensure that, in appropriate circumstances, landowners take action on invasive non-native species or permit others to enter the land and carry out those operations, to prevent their establishment and spread.

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