Barnsley Biodiversity Action Plan. DRAFT Last Updated June 2021




Key objectives


Land mangers, including Barnsley Council, the Environment Agency, the RSPB, trusts, private estates, and individuals:

A number of organisations including land fill bodies may offer grants for reedbed creation and improvement

Barnsley council as a planning authority:

ensure in relevant cases that the biodiversity value of reedbeds are maintained and enhanced. It can set conditions to protect reedbeds and require EIAs where appropriate.

Voluntary groups and volunteers:

Actions taken

Proposed actions

Marking progress

Reedbed and open water with swansReedbed and open water at Carlton MarshReedbeds around pool at Carlton Marsh

Reedbed and Fen