Selfguiding Trail
Natural Assets
Recommendations

1
Natural assets are important for local identity and raising awareness of environmental issue
 
2
Local legal frameworks require a habitat management plan and monitoring of habitats to ensure their conservation and protection.
 
3
Establish your natural assets early in the project. This may require careful timing and specialist expertise.
 
4
Ensure that all interest groups are acknowledged in decisions regarding the treatment of natural assets in a brownfield site development.
 
5
Brownfield sites may have unique habitats that have developed as a result of dereliction. Be aware of legislative framework related to natural assets.