| Commentary

17 Wild animals and birds

| Commentary

17 Wild animals and birds

The protection afforded to various wild animals and birds is largely contained in the Wildlife and Countryside Act 19811 and the Conservation of Habitats and Species Regulations 20102. Activities which would otherwise be unlawful in relation to protected species and European protected species may be carried out for certain defined purposes under a licence3.

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