Find out about eligibility and requirements for the pond management (areas more than 100 sq m) option.
£183 per pond.
Available for Higher Tier
It will protect and enhance larger ponds of high wildlife value.
Agreement holders are likely to need to:
The agreement will set out what must not be done. It is likely agreement holders will not be allowed to:
Agreement holders will need to keep the following records and supply them on request:
You should also be aware that at the start of each claim year, a percentage of agreement holders will be asked to take and submit the following photographic records:
Applicants will have to send the following with their application:
The detailed requirements for this option will be tailored to the Higher Tier site. Applicants should discuss and agree these requirements with their adviser.
The following supplements can be located on the same area as this option:
The following section gives advice on carrying out this option successfully but does not form part of the requirements for this option.
To avoid damaging the pond:
See the Higher Tier manual to find out more about the scheme and how to apply.
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