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Trees, wildlife and green environment

Trees, wildlife and green environment

The Council has a duty as the Local Planning Authority to consider the conservation of biodiversity, nature, trees, landscape and green infrastructure when making decisions on Planning applications.


Tree Preservation Orders and trees in a Conservation Area


Wildlife and ecology


Biodiversity Action Plan


High hedges


Nuisance and dangerous trees or hedges 


Tree Strategy


Council Trees and Shrubs


The Newcastle Character Assessment


Weeds and Japanese knotweed


North East Community Forest

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