An application for consent under the Environmental Impact Assessment (Forestry) (Scotland) Regulations 1999, to construct a forest road at Dornie Quarry, Leanachan Forest, Lochaber was submitted to our Highland & Islands Conservancy.

The proposal is for the construction of 856m of forest road which lies almost wholly within the Parallel Roads of Lochaber SSSI and crosses the headwaters that feed the Lon Leanachain Raised Valley Bog SSSI.

Environmental Statement

Consent decision

Consent for the project was granted on 6 April 2017.