528. Surveillance of conservation status of habitats and species.

528.     Surveillance of conservation status of habitats and species.

Consequent to the UK's withdrawal from the EU, this Halsbury paragraph should be read in conjunction with the Conservation of Habitats and Species (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019, SI 2019/579, pending incorporation of the changes into the text.

The Secretary of State and the Welsh Ministers1, must make arrangements2 for the surveillance of the conservation status of natural habitat types of Community interest and species of Community interest, and in particular priority natural habitat types and priority species3.

The Secretary of State must from time to time:

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    (1)     consult the