Environmental Impact assessment (EIA) Consultation ERA18/19-88

Closed 14 Jan 2019

Opened 19 Dec 2018

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).

Reference - ERA18/19-88

Project Type - Deforestation

Location - Creeve Hill/ Glenhill, Glenwherry, co. Antrim

Grid Reference - D 273 011

Area - 64.74 hectares in two blocks

Project Description - Clearance of conifers

Opinion  Not relevant. this project is unlikely to have a significant effect on the environment. No cultural or biodiversity features will be affected by this project. The department does not propose to prepare an environmental statement.

Further information may be obtained by contacting Policy and Regulation Branch on 028 6634 3034 or by emailing forest.regulation@daera-ni.gov.uk. any person wishing to comment on the likely environmental effects of the above project may do so in writing by 14 January 2019 to Forest service, Policy and Regulation Branch, Inishkeen House, Killyhevlin, Enniskillen, Co. Fermanagh BT74 4EJ or by emailing forest.regulation@daera-ni.gov.uk

Audiences

  • All stakeholders

Interests

  • Environment