These plans are from the original UKBAP Tranches 1 and 2 (1995-1999)
For up-to-date information please visit The Biodiversity Action Reporting System (BARS)
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Habitat action plans

Priority habitats

Please note that these links will direct you to the original Tranche 1 and Tranche 2 action plans

For up-to-date information on progress being made with local and national plans, visit the BARS http://www.ukbap-reporting.org.uk/  website

Please note that the UK BAP list has been reviewed and there are now 1149 priority species and 65 priority habitats . Details of the conservation actions for these priorities are being worked out and will be listed on this website and on BARS as soon as the work is complete.

Ancient and/or species-rich hedgerows
Aquifer fed naturally fluctuating water bodies
Blanket bog
Cereal field margins
Chalk rivers
Coastal and floodplain grazing marsh
Coastal saltmarsh
Coastal sand dunes
Coastal vegetated shingle
Eutrophic standing waters
Limestone pavements
Littoral and sublittoral chalk
Lophelia pertusa reefs
Lowland beech and yew woodland
Lowland calcareous grassland
Lowland dry acid grassland
Lowland heathland
Lowland meadows
Lowland raised bog
Lowland wood-pasture and parkland
Maerl beds
Maritime cliff and slopes
Mesotrophic lakes
Modiolus modiolus beds
Mud habitats in deep water
Native pine woodlands
Purple moor grass and rush pastures
Sabellaria alveolata reefs
Sabellaria spinulosa reefs
Saline lagoons
Seagrass beds
Serpulid reefs
Sheltered muddy gravels
Sublittoral sands and gravels
Tidal rapids
Upland calcareous grassland
Upland hay meadows
Upland heathland
Upland mixed ashwoods
Upland oakwood
Wet woodland

Broad Habitats

Acid grasslands
Arable and horticulture
Boundary and linear features
Broadleaved, mixed and yew woodland
Built up areas and gardens
Calcareous grassland
Coniferous woodland
Continental shelf slope
Dwarf shrub heath
Fen, marsh and swamp
Improved grassland
Inland rock
Inshore sublittoral rock
Inshore sublittoral sediment
Littoral rock
Littoral sediment
Montane habitats
Neutral grassland
Oceanic seas
Offshore shelf rock
Offshore shelf sediment
Rivers and streams
Standing open water and canals
Supralittoral rock
Supralittoral sediment