Audit

Risk Assessment;

Likelihood of harm 0-4 scale (mark as appropriate)

Results of enquiries about nearby populations (European protected species only)

Results of site check for roost/ nest/ den/ habitat sites (All species)

Potential for planned operations to damage habitat (All species)

Add the three scores to obtain risk assessment level on 0-12 scale to indicate risk.
0 LOW - 12 HIGH

METHOD STATEMENT

LOW:
Clear- Proceed with care
Identify and buffer possible habitat

MEDIUM:
Identify and buffer possible habitat
Doubt- seek specialist survey or alternative management

HIGH:
Doubt- seek specialist survey or alternative management
No doubt- license required to process or delay management

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSISTANCE REQUIRED:
Designated wildlife site (record designation) OR woodland areas over 0.5 ha or hedgerow over 60m.

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