The information about the natural, built and historic environment is contained in a number of pages detailed below.
Conservation and heritage
Information about Leeds as an historic city
Details of conservation areas in Leeds
Why an area has been designated as a conservation area and proposals for its preservation and enhancement.
Details of listed buildings in Leeds
TPO and trees in conservation areas
What are Tree Preservation Orders and the need to have permission before doing work to protected trees.
Details of what to do about nuisance hedges
Hedgerows Regulations (non domestic)
Regulation and need for permission to protect hedgerows
Landscape and development
Advising on aspects of landscape conservation and design. , and protected trees
Ecology and nature conservation
Advising on nature conservation and biodiversity issues
Contributing to the enhancement of the quality of the built environment and the promotion of good design.