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News report: Can biodiversity net gain meet the needs of people and the environment?

Words: Simon Wicks
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Should the biodiversity net gain system be focusing more explicitly on supporting human wellbeing? Is biodiversity recovery best served by working on individual sites or at a larger, more strategic scale? To what extent can the biodiversity net gain system contribute to nature recovery on a national scale anyway?

These were just some of the questions that a panel of experts from the fields of conservation, development and logistics grappled with on day two of the Planning Portal Virtual Conference 2020.Speaking of one of the key conflicts within the aspirations to achieve a gain in biodiversity through development, Simon Marsh, head of nature protection at the RSPB, conceded that there was no........
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