||Protected species records collected through Environment Agency survey, including from; BIOSYS database - invertebrate, plant and algal monitoring from marine and freshwater, the National Fish Population Database - fish monitoring, and ad-hoc records from surveys at local offices. Currently not including records for fresh water pearl mussel. Please help us to improve our species records by reporting any errors you find within this dataset to firstname.lastname@example.org
For more information on how the protected species data set is used for screening permits please read EA NBN News article.
||Bony Fish (Actinopterygii) 
|Geographic Coverage/Site Name
||General: Great Britain
|Geographic Coverage Notes
||The records cover England. There is a bias towards rivers as this is where the Environment Agency carries out routine monitoring. Wetland sites are also targeted to give cover to areas where we are most likely to have an impact.