Local Biodiversity Action Plan

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The Local Biodiversity Action Plan is a strategy and set of objectives, produced in consultation with a wide range of conservation experts, local organisations, and individuals, and linked to the Mayor’s Biodiversity Strategy for London.

Aims of the Plan

The broad aims and objectives of this Biodiversity Action Plan are:

To audit and monitor

To audit and monitor the ecological status of habitats and species; by carrying out focused biodiversity surveys and monitoring key indicators for species and habitats.

To raise awareness

To raise awareness of the importance of biodiversity; by creating opportunities for local residents and visitors to enjoy the natural environment and to understand the biodiversity of the borough.

To protect and enhance

To protect and enhance the borough’s biodiversity resource; by improving the quality of the local environment through practical management, habitat creation and protection of important wildlife sites.