This clarifies the position Natural England will take where a request is made to carry out a burn for restoration purposes on blanket bog. This is supported by two further documents
Decision making framework:
The framework clarifies where burning and other interventions may be considered directly connected with or necessary for the restoration of blanket bog.
This advice note sets out simple, standardised approaches to peatland survey and monitoring.
Question & Answer:
This Q&A seeks to answer the most commonly asked questions and will continue to be developed as we receive feedback.