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Undertaking an environmental impact assessment in forestry and preparing an environmental statement

Forestry Practice Guide which explains the overall Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) process and the steps in the preparation of an Environmental Statement.

Year of Publication2009

Practical advice on the requirements of an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) and on the preparation of an Environmental Statement(ES) for those forest proposals and projects deened as 'relevant'.The advice given in the booklet is based on the Forestry Commission's experiences and the good practice gained from them. However, the Forestry Commission will periodically review the booklet to take account of the most up to date practices.

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Protecting and expanding Britain's forests and woodlands to increase their value to society and the environment.

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