Soil Surveys, Environmental Assessment & Land Management

Expert Evidence

LRA staff have many decades of accumulated experience which they can apply to planning issues, litigation and arbitration. Areas in which we have provided expert evidence include:

  • Impacts of proposed development on the national or local resource of best and most versatile
    agricultural land
  • Soil defects contributing to failing landscape schemes
  • Alleged derogation of land and property by industrial emissions, illegal tipping, soil erosion
    and installation of pipelines
  • Restoration of landfills
  • Reinstatement of high quality agricultural land after quarrying or construction.
  • Damage to a property's soil and water resources as a result of pollution from adjacent agricultural or commercial land
  • Adverse possession of land