What is biodiversity?
Biodiversity is used to describe the richness of the living environment around us. It encompasses all living organisms from simple plants to large whales. Maintaining a rich diversity of species on our planet is crucial for future generations.
Helpful advice on wildlife issues and development proposals
Below you will find some useful information that we have collated from other websites and some of our own documentation. We have separated the information into four sections:
South Cambridgeshire District Council documents
Natural England government website - information on rights of way, land management, wildlife and habitat conservation and useful maps
Town and Country Planning Association (TCPA)
Biodiversity by Design - a guide for sustainable communities
Pond Management advice
Fresh water habitats website - advice on species of animals and their habitats