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Report a dead or injured animal such as a badger, fox or domestic pet found on the road
How to identify, stop the spread and dispose of Japanese knotweed in England.
Open and closed season for hunting, what you can use and the wildlife you can hunt
You must follow the rules for hunting and shooting wildlife including:…
You can shoot certain species of game birds, quarry birds and waterfowl…
There are different rules for foxes, deer and other mammals. Foxes It’s…
What farmers, foresters and land managers need to know and do before applying for a Countryside Stewardship grant, and how to manage a grant agreement.
As the owner or occupier of land with a public right of way across it, you must keep the route visible and not obstruct or endanger users.
How to solve a pest problem with foxes, moles and mink using traps, snares and other methods.
When you need consent for a proposed operation or management change on land in a SSSI and how to apply.
We’re the government’s adviser for the natural environment in England. We help to protect and restore our natural world. Natural England is an executive non-departmental public body, sponsored by the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs .
Find out how you can control pests on your property - help from professionals, methods you can and cannot use, protecting wildlife, getting a wildlife licence
Find out if you can remove or work on countryside hedgerows.
Find protected areas, check if your business or home is near one and what environmental restrictions apply.
Common land, village greens and right to roam - find out your rights
How a competent authority must decide if a plan or project proposal that affects a European site can go ahead.
How to assess a planning application when there are ancient woodland, ancient trees or veteran trees on or near a proposed development site.
What you must do to avoid harming badgers and when you’ll need a licence.
Rights of way and right to roam - access rights of way, open access and permissive access land, use common lands, the Countryside Code, report problems.
What you must do to avoid harming great crested newts and when you’ll need a licence.
How to assess a planning application when there are protected species on or near a proposed development site.
How to stop the spread and dispose of invasive non-native plants that can harm the environment in England.
As a land owner or manager, find out about your responsibilities and how to manage public access.
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