EIA Forestry Consultation ERA19/20-57

Closed 6 Jan 2020

Opened 6 Dec 2019


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).

Reference - ERA19/20-57

Project Type - Afforestation

Location - Beaghs, Slieveanorra Forest

Grid Reference - D 163 276

Area - 44 hectares

Project Description - Planting of native woodland

Opinion - Not relevant. Grassland to be converted to forestry. No rare habitats or other important biodiversity or cultural features will be affected by this project. The Department does not propose to prepare an environmental statement.


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