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Wildlife and Natural Environment Act (Northern Ireland) 2011

Section 33 - Notices and signs relating to ASSIs

Provision gives the Department power to erect notices and signs on land within ASSIs. Signs are an important means of providing information and increasing awareness of ASSIs and the intrinsic value of their features.

Anyone who damages, destroys or removes such notices or signs will commit an offence.

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