Freshwater and Migratory Fish: Surveys and Mitigation for Development Projects

This document provides standing advice for local planning authorities about impacts of development on freshwater and migratory fish, including common sturgeon.

This is part of our Good Practice Guidance for Fish, produced by Vaughan Lewis, Steve Coates and Kerry Sims.

Reference: Natural England and DEFRA: Freshwater and migratory fish: surveys and mitigation for development projects.