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Wildlife and Natural Environment Act (Northern Ireland) 2011

Section 26 - Review of Schedules to the Wildlife Order

Schedules 1 to 8 to the Wildlife Order list certain species of bird, animal and plant which receive particular protection due to their conservation status and it is important that the level of protection remains appropriate. This Section places a duty on the Department to review those Schedules, together with new Schedule A1, every 5 years.

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