Biodiversity Net Gain

Biodiversity net gain will soon be a mandatory element for the planning and development industry. Whilst the national planning policy frameworks already encourage no net loss of biodiversity, the biodiversity net gain approach takes this

UK Ecology and Brexit

The EU has created two key pieces of legislation to protect ecology and biodiversity: The 1979 EU Birds Directive and The 1992 EU Habitats Directive. A recent ‘fitness check’ of the effectiveness of the Directives