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European Site Conservation Objectives for Avon Valley SPA (UK9011091)

This record provides Natural England’s advice on the Conservation Objectives for this European Site.

These Conservation Objectives are those referred to in the Conservation of Habitats and Species Regulations 2017 (as amended from time to time). They provide a framework which should inform any ‘Habitats Regulations Assessments’ (which may include an Appropriate Assessment) that a competent authority may be required to make under the legislation referred to above. In addition, they can be used to inform any measures necessary to conserve or restore the European Site and/or to prevent the deterioration or significant disturbance of its qualifying features.

Please use the hyperlink in the ‘Website’ section below to access the current conservation advice for this site.

Guidance on how and when to use this advice is available at GOV.UK.

The Citation represents a formal description of the reasons why the site has been classified as a Special Protection Area (SPA). This document was part of the formal consultation with owner/occupiers and stakeholders prior to the site’s classification, and now forms part of the entry for this site in the Register of European Sites.

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Downloads available for this record

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Avon Valley SPA Conservation Objectives, PDF, 115.8 kB 2019/02/14
Avon Valley SPA Citation, PDF, 1.1 MB 2014/09/09


This record relates to the location identified by the marker on the map:

Related Access to Evidence records

European Site Conservation Objectives for River Avon SAC (UK0013016)
Site Improvement Plan: Avon River and Valley (SIP185)