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Report a dead or injured animal such as a badger, fox or domestic pet found on the road
197-mile walking route will improve access to nature for all
Calshot to Portsmouth stretches now officially open.
How to identify, stop the spread and dispose of Japanese knotweed in England.
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When you need consent for a proposed operation or management change on land in a SSSI and how to apply.
The Levelling Up Parks Fund will create new and improved parks in urban areas, helping communities to come together and enjoy the outdoors.
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How to stop harmful weeds spreading onto land used for grazing livestock or growing crops, how to dispose of them and how to report them if they’ve spread.
Find out about eligibility and requirements for the permanent grassland with very low inputs (outside SDAs) option.
Find out how to solve a pest problem with foxes, moles and mink in order to protect your property or business.
Find out if you can remove or work on countryside hedgerows.
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