We're the government’s adviser for the natural environment in England, helping to protect England’s nature and landscapes for people to enjoy and for the services they provide.
We have 2,000 staff in offices throughout England, with a head office in York. See a map of our offices.
Within England, we’re responsible for:
From 2014 to 2019, our priorities are:
For more details about our responsibilities and priorities see our latest annual report and corporate plan.
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