Designed for civil engineers, developers and anyone else interested in wildlife, development and the law – this is the fifth edition of this practical handbook. It contains all the information you need regarding:
* Wildlife Law
* Current mitigation strategies for key protected species and habitats
* Best practice regarding the protection of wildlife on development sites
The Handbook is arranged into a number of accessible and informative sections. These give advice and guidance on subjects such as the law on wildlife, designated sites and environmental impact assessments. In addition, the Handbook contains chapters on survey techniques and mitigation measures relevant to the most frequently encountered protected species.