EIA ERA19/20-17

Closes 10 Feb 2020

Opened 10 Jan 2020

Overview

Forest Service, an Agency of the Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs has provided an opinion on the following project in respect of the Environmental Impact assessment (Forestry) Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2006 (as amended).

An opinion under the Regulations is formed taking account of the selection criteria specified in the legislation. An opinion may be 'relevant' if it is considered that a project is likely to have a significant effect on the environment or 'not relevant' if a project is considered unlikely to have a significant effect on the environment. Each project is required to comply with the UK Forestry Standard, which describes the governments' approach to sustainable forestry.

Reference - ERA1920-17

Project Type - Afforestation

Location - Mullynavale, Fivemiletown

Grid Reference - H517 425

Area - c 20 hectares

Project description - Planting of native broadleaved woodland

Opinion - Not relevant

No priority habitats/ species or features of cultural significance will be affected by this proposal. The Department does not propose to prepare an environmental statement.

 

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