A public authority must seek to maintain and enhance biodiversity1 in the exercise of functions in relation to Wales, and in so doing promote the resilience of ecosystems, so far as consistent with the proper exercise of those functions2.
In complying with this requirement3, a public authority must take account of the resilience of ecosystems, in particular the following aspects:
(1) diversity between and within ecosystems;
(2) the connections between and within ecosystems;
(3) the scale of ecosystems;
(4) the condition of ecosystems (including their structure and functioning);
(5) the adaptability of ecosystems4.
The Welsh Ministers must prepare and publish a
**Trials are provided to all LexisPSL and LexisLibrary content, excluding Practice Compliance, Practice Management and Risk and Compliance, subscription packages are tailored to your specific needs. To discuss trialling these LexisPSL services please email customer service via our online form. Free trials are only available to individuals based in the UK. We may terminate this trial at any time or decide not to give a trial, for any reason. Trial includes one question to LexisAsk during the length of the trial.
To view the latest version of this document and millions of others like it, sign-in to LexisLibrary or register for a free trial.
EXISTING USER? SIGN IN
TAKE A FREE TRIAL
0330 161 1234