This North Wales Chapter event looked at the landscape impact of development and the techniques and principles of how to assess it. It had a particualr focus on wind turbines and cumulative impacts of multiple small developments.
The presentations are available below for download:
- Richard Sumner, Wrexham CBC - who focused on the landscape joint working initiative being undertaken by Denbighshire and Conwy and also provided an insight on the application of Wrexham’s landscaping and industrial development SPG;
- Jonathan Cawley of West Coast Energy provided a private sector view on their approach to wind turbine development; and
- Jon Stoddard of Capita Symonds who presented on landscape assessment techniques and his experience in dealing with landscape assessment at public inquiries.