Japanese Knotweed

Synopsis: This briefing paper considers legislation in Northern Ireland (NI) across GB and the Republic of Ireland (ROI) surrounding Japanese Knotweed from two perspectives: as an invasive species and the control of it spreading to neighbouring properties. It also gives detail on a new EU Regulation on invasive alien species.

Date: 12 April 2017

2717.pdf (496.34 kb)

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