General SSSI Information
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  • Notification as a SSSI confers no public right of entry to any land without the permission of the landowner.
  • It is an offence under Section 28 P(6) of the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 (as incorporated by the Countryside and Rights of Way Act 2000), without reasonable excuse, intentionally or recklessly to destroy or damage any of the flora, fauna, or geological or physiographical features by reason of which land is of special interest, or intentionally or recklessly to disturb any of those fauna. A person found guilty of any such offence may be liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding £20,000 or on conviction on indictment to a fine.
  • Some species of plants and animals listed on the citation may be also subject to special protection under Part I of the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981, or under the Conservation of Habitats and Species Regulations 2010.
  • The citations and lists of operations requiring Natural England's consent found on this website may have been subject to minor editorial changes and should not be assumed to be an exact facsimilie of the original legal document.

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