Last edited 01 Mar 2021


Translocation is the process of transporting species or habitats from one location to another and then 'releasing' them. For example, if an area of land is required for a new development, species might be moved from that site to a suitable alternative location.

Ref The HS2 London-West Midlands Environmental Statement, Glossary of terms and list of abbreviations, DETR 2013.

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