Barnsley Biodiversity Action Plan. Post-15 BAP. Updated to 2023




Key objectives for hedgerows

*including … populations and mapping of breeding Song Thrush, Dunnock, Bullfinch, Linnet, Yellowhammer; all known and potential White-letter Hairstreak sites in hedgerows.


Landowners and tenants:

Barnsley Council as planning authority

Natural England

Voluntary groups and volunteers

What has been done

Proposed actions

Marking progress

The Great British Hedgerow Survey is an interactive survey which can be used by landowners, managers and others.

It provides an instant health check for any hedge surveyed, as well as tailor made management advice to help your hedgerow thrive.

PTES Great British Hedgerow Survey

Hedgerow with trees near Hoyland

Hedgerow Actions