Achieving Biodiversity Net Gain In Practice
SpeakersEstelle Dehon KC, Emmaline Lambert, Josef Cannon
Biodiversity Net Gain (BNG) is defined as delivering more or better habitats for biodiversity and demonstrating this through the use of the Defra biodiversity metric. It encourages development that delivers improvements through habitat creation or enhancement after avoiding or mitigating harm. But how do developers and local planning authorities actually go about achieving this?