Further Information

Further information
For complete lists of protected animals and plants visit the Joint Nature Conservation Committee’s (JNCC) website at www.jncc.gov.uk
• The UK Biodiversity Action Plan priority species and habitats are available on the JNCC website, http://jncc.defra.gov.uk/page-5705. This gives information on species and habitats covered under the UK’s contribution to the Convention on Biological Diversity.
• An informative booklet on Scottish wildlife law is: Scotland’s Wildlife: The Law and You, published by Scottish Natural Heritage in 2009http://www.snh.org.uk/pdfs/publications/wildlife/wildlifelaw.pdf
• For information about licensing activities that might contravene restrictions under the Wildlife and Countryside Act, contact Natural England, Natural Resources Wales or Scottish Natural Heritage.