Environmental Audit Committee – Thirteenth Report. HS2 and the environment

In this report the government have examined the rationale for the HS2 aim of delivering ‘no net biodiversity loss’ and the mechanisms for environmental protection in the project. The aim has been to inform the House on these matters ahead of the imminent second reading of the HS2 Hybrid Bill and the forming of a select committee soon after to examine petitions from those affected by the project.

http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm201314/cmselect/cmenvaud/1076/107602.htm

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