CEFN GWLAD CYMRU
COUNCIL FOR WALES
SITE OF SPECIAL
SCIENTIFIC INTEREST: OPERATIONS REQUIRING CONSULTATION WITH THE COUNTRYSIDE
COUNCIL FOR WALES
UNITARY AUTHORITY: ISLE OF ANGLESEY
DATE OF NOTIFICATION: 11 MARCH 2011
DATE OF CONFIRMATION: 11 NOVEMBER 2011
The operations listed below may damage the
features of interest of Rhosydd LLanddona SSSI. Before any of these operations
are undertaken you must consult CCW, and may require our consent. The list of operations is not a prohibited
It is usually possible to carry out some of
these operations in certain ways, or at specific times of year, or on certain
parts of the SSSI, without damaging the features of interest. If you wish to
carry out any of these activities please contact the local office of CCW. A
Conservation Officer will give you advice and where appropriate issue a consent.
Please help us by using the enclosed form to ask us for consent to carry out
In certain circumstances it will not be possible
to consent these operations, because they would damage the features of
interest. Where possible the Conservation Officer will suggest alternative ways
in which you may proceed, which would enable a consent to be issued. To proceed without CCW's consent may
constitute an offence. If consent is
refused, or conditions attached to it, which are not acceptable to you, you
will be provided with details of how you may appeal to the National Assembly
Type of operation
including ploughing, rotovating, harrowing and re-seeding.
and alterations to the grazing regime (including type of stock, intensity or
seasonal pattern of grazing).
feeding and alterations to stock feeding practice.
or cutting vegetation and alterations to the mowing or cutting regime.
5. Application of manure,
slurry, silage liquor,
fertilisers and lime.
of pesticides, terrestrial and aquatic
herbicides (weedkillers), and the use of veterinary products.
7. Dumping, spreading or
discharging of any materials.
and alterations to the patterns or frequency of burnings.
into the site of any wild, feral, captive-bred or domestic animal, plant, seed
or micro-organism and any genetically modified organism.
injuring, taking or removal of any wild animal, or the eggs/nests of any wild animal
or the disturbing, taking, damaging or destroying of any wild animal in its
place of shelter excluding pest control.
11. Destruction, displacement,
removal or cutting of any plant or plant remains, including tree, shrub, herb,
dead or decaying wood,
moss, lichen, fungus or peat.
and/or woodland management and alterations to tree and/or woodland management
including planting, felling, pruning and tree surgery, thinning, coppicing,
changes in species composition and removal of fallen timber.
including moor gripping the use of mole, tile, tunnel or other artificial
to the structure of water courses including streams, springs, ditches, drains,
including their banks and beds, as by re-alignment, regrading, damming or
14. Alterations to water levels
and tables and water utilisation including irrigation, storage and abstraction
from existing water bodies and through boreholes. Also the modification of
current drainage regime.
Infilling or digging of
ditches, drains, ponds, pools, marshes, quarries or pits.
of minerals including peat, hard rock, topsoil and subsoil.
21. Destruction, construction,
removal, rerouting, or regrading of roads, tracks, walls, fences, hardstands,
banks, ditches or
other earthworks, including soil and rock exposures.
of permanent or temporary structures or the undertaking of engineering works,
including drilling or the laying, maintenance or removal of pipelines and
cables, above or below ground.
26. Use of vehicles likely to
damage the qualifying features.
activities likely to damage the qualifying features.
28. Introduction of game and
water fowl management and alterations to
game and waterfowl
management and hunting practices.
is a list of operations appearing to the CCW to be likely to damage the special
features of this SSSI, as required under section 28(4)(b) of the Wildlife and
Countryside Act 1981 as substituted by Schedule 9 to the Countryside and Rights
of Way Act 2000.
ii. Where an operation has been granted a
consent, licence or permission from another authority separate consent will not normally be
required from CCW, however you should always give notice to CCW prior to
exercising such consent, licence or permission.
iii. Any reference to animal in this list shall be taken to include
any mammal, reptile, amphibian, bird, fish or invertebrate (including honey