7.4.2 Development Management Requirements

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7.4.2 Development Management Requirements:
  • To have regard to the Indicative Forest Statement[1] and all relevant Forest Service Guidelines in the assessment of any forestry applications.
  • To encourage sustainable forest management and require a diversity of species in afforestation proposals and in particular to require a proportion of all new forestry development to consist of native hardwood species in order to extend the range of potential end uses and to reduce the potential for adverse impact on the landscape resulting from monoculture.
  • To  ensure  that Forestry shall not obstruct existing public rights of way and established walking routes. 



[1] Indicative Forest Statement - Department of Agriculture 2008