7. Other conservation and protected areas

SSSI - Site of Special Scientific Interest  https://www.gov.uk/guidance/protected-areas-sites-of-special-scientific-interest.

SACs Special Areas of Conservation and SPAs Special Protection Areas http://jncc.defra.gov.uk/page-23.

Ramsar  (refers to the Ramsar Treaty for the conservation and sustainable use of Wetlands) http://jncc.defra.gov.uk/page-161 

These confer special protection on the country's very best wildlife, geological and wetland sites.

Trees on these sites are likely to be subject to management agreements. http://www.naturalengland.org.uk/.