Barnsley Biodiversity Trust logo Barnsley Biodiversity Action Plan. DRAFT Last Updated August 2020

Traditional Orchard Habitat: Key objectives [see actions below]

Roles:

Land owners and managers:


Natural England: administers countryside stewardship grant schemes for woodland creation or improvement, tree health, or preparing woodland management plan.


Forestry Commission: licenses tree felling in agricultural and countryside settings.


PTES:


Barnsley Council as planning authority:


Voluntary groups and volunteers:

What has been done?


Older orchards

New orchards created




Marking progress:



New Community Orchards created

Proposed actions

Apples on apple tree headerCommunity orchard at Dearne Valley Country Park