Statutory guidance

SR2015 No.31: channel habitat structure made of natural materials

SR2015 number 31: channel habitat structure made of natural materials occupying up to 100 metres of a main river.

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SR2015 No.31: Channel habitat structure made of natural materials occupying up to 100 metres of a main river

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Generic Risk Assessment for SR2015 No.31: Channel habitat structure made of natural materials occupying up to 100 metres of a main river

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When referred to in an environmental permit, these rules will allow the operator to install a habitat structure made of natural materials occupying up to 100m of a main river. The structures must occupy less than half of the watercourse width and less than 100m of the length of the watercourse, and less than a quarter of the bank height.

These rules do not allow the activity on or within 8 metres of flood defences or within 50 metres of other manmade structures located in or on the watercourse.

The activity shall be undertaken outside of the relevant fish breeding season.

Published 6 April 2016