§ Mr. Martyn Jones
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment how many prosecutions there have been or are pending as a result of damage caused by agricultural or forestry activities to sites of special scientific interest under part II of the Wildlife and Countryside Act 1981 for each year since 1981; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Trippier
The information requested is as follows:
Number 1981 None 1982 None 1983 None 1984 1 1985 2 1986 None 1987 None 1988 4 1989 1
Details of these cases are set out in the Nature Conservancy Council's annual reports.