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Biodiversity Targets Oct 08 Revised (PDF)

Species Targets

"The Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs has prepared a list as required under section 41(1) of the Natural Environment and Rural Communities Act 2006 which identifies the living organisms (species) and types of habitat which the Secretary of State considers are of principal importance for the purpose of conserving biodiversity in England. The habitat list is available at the BARS website"

The species list under section 41 (1) will be those that are important within the region where they occur.