Portishead Branch Line – MetroWest Phase 1

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Portishead Branch Line - MetroWest Phase 1

Received 26 February 2020
From Natural England

Representation

Dear Sir/Madam Natural England is a statutory consultee for NSIPs, and will be submitting its Relevant Representations later today (26.02.2020). Our representations will focus on assessment of effects on protected wildlife sites and species, and the measures proposed to address them. Natural England has been engaged in pre-application discussions with the applicant and advised on key aspects of the submitted project, in particular the Habitats Regulations Assessment. Kind regards Simon Stonehouse Please see attached.
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