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Many of these Local Biodiversity Action Plans are now out-of-date
For up-to-date information please visit The Biodiversity Action Reporting System (BARS)

Plans | Local Biodiversity Action Plans | Suffolk Local Biodiversity Action Plan

Local Biodiversity Action Plan

Suffolk Local Biodiversity Action Plan

Geographic Coverage

Plan nameSuffolk Local Biodiversity Action Plan
Plan coverageSuffolk County
Website/Online Documents
Region / CountryEastern


Suffolk County Council, 200001/04/2001 to 01/03/2002
Natural England, 300001/04/2001 to 01/03/2002
Environment Agency, 100001/04/2001 to 01/03/2002

Stage and status of initiative

StageStatusDateReview date
First tranche of plans (priority national plans published 1996)completedJune 1998 
Information collation / auditMonitoring of actions for first trancheIn progress 
Second tranche of plans (priority national plans published 1999)In preparationOctober 1999 

Species for which action plans have been prepared

AmphibiansNatterjack Toad (Bufo calamita)
AmphibiansGreat Crested Newt (Triturus cristatus)
BeetlesPashford pot beetle (Cryptocephalus exiguus)
BeetlesStag Beetle (Lucanus cervus)
BirdsSkylark (Alauda arvensis)
BirdsBittern (Botaurus stellaris)
BirdsStone Curlew (Burhinus oedicnemus)
BirdsNightjar (Caprimulgus europaeus)
BirdsLinnet (Carduelis cannabina)
BirdsReed Bunting (Emberiza schoeniclus)
BirdsWoodlark (Lullula arborea)
BirdsCorn Bunting (Miliaria calandra)
BirdsSpotted Flycatcher (Muscicapa striata)
BirdsTree Sparrow (Passer montanus)
BirdsGrey Partridge (Perdix perdix)
BirdsBullfinch (Pyrrhula pyrrhula)
BirdsTurtle Dove (Streptopelia turtur)
BirdsSong Thrush (Turdus philomelos)
ButterfliesSilver-studded Blue (Plebejus argus)
CrustaceansFreshwater White-clawed Crayfish (Austropotamobius pallipes)
FungiSandy Stilt Puffball (Battarraea phalloides)
FungiOak Polypore (Buglossoporus pulvinus)
LichensStarry Breck-lichen (Buellia asterella)
LichensOrange-Fruited Elm-lichen (Caloplaca luteoalba)
Local speciesNeomys fodiens (Water Shrew)
Local speciesPopulus nigra ssp. Betulifolia (Native Black Poplar)
Local speciesPulmonaria obscura (Unspotted Lungwort)
Local speciesTyto alba (Barn Owl)
Local speciesVipera alba (Adder)
MammalsWater Vole (Arvicola terrestris)
MammalsBarbastelle Bat (Barbastella barbastellus)
MammalsBrown Hare (Lepus europaeus)
MammalsOtter (Lutra lutra)
MammalsDormouse (Muscardinus avellanarius)
MammalsHarbour Porpoise (Phocoena phocoena)
MammalsPipistrelle Bat (Pipistrellus pipistrellus)
MammalsLesser Horseshoe Bat (Rhinolophus hipposideros)
MammalsRed Squirrel (Sciurus vulgaris)
MolluscsRamshorn snail (Anisus vorticulus)
MolluscsDepressed River Mussel (Pseudanodonta complanata)
MolluscsShining ram`s-horn snail (Segmentina nitida)
MolluscsNarrow-mouthed whorl snail (Vertigo angustior)
MolluscsDesmoulin`s whorl snail (Vertigo moulinsiana)
MothsBright Wave (Idaea ochrata cantiata)
Sea anemonesStarlet Sea Anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
StonewortsTassel Stonewort (Tolypella intricata)
Vascular plantsTower Mustard (Arabis glabra)
Vascular plantsCornflower (Centaurea cyanus)
Vascular plantsRed-tipped Cudweed (Filago lutescens)
Vascular plantsPillwort (Pilularia globulifera)
Vascular plantsShepherd’s Needle (Scandix pecten-veneris)
Vascular plantsSmall-flowered Catchfly (Silene gallica)
Vascular plantsGreater Water Parsnip (Sium latifolium)
Vascular plantsSpreading Hedge Parsley (Torilis arvensis)
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