Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs written question – answered on 22nd May 2020.
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To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs, whether he plans to amend the regulations on heather burning during the covid-19 outbreak.
The Government has always been clear of the need to end burning of protected blanket bog to conserve these vulnerable habitats. We are looking at how legislation could achieve this and considering next steps.
Yes3 people think so
No5 people think not
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