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Local Landscape Types and Subtypes

Local Landscape Types and sub-types are identified at a detailed level and reflect localised variations in landscape characteristics.

View interactive map of Local Landscape Types by County Character Areas:

Written descriptions of the Local Landscape Types for each of the County Character Areas and maps of the Local Landscape Types and sub-types for each of the individual Broad Landscape Type can be viewed or download as pdfs below:

North Pennines

Maps

Maps of the Local Landscape Types and sub-types for each of the individual Broad Landscape Type within the North Pennines can be viewed or download as pdfs below:

Alternatively  view an interactive map of Local Landscape Types for the whole of the North Pennines County Character Area.

Dales Fringe

Written description of Dales Fringe Local Landscape Types (PDF, 672kb)

Maps 

Maps of the Local Landscape Types and sub-types for each of the individual Broad Landscape Type within the Dales Fringe can be viewed or download as pdfs below:

Alternatively view  an interactive map of Local Landscape Types for the whole of the Dales Fringe County Character Area.

West Durham Coalfield

Maps

Maps of the Local Landscape Types and sub-types for each of the individual Broad Landscape Type within the West Durham Coalfield can be viewed or download as pdfs below:

Alternatively view an interactive map of Local Landscape Types for the whole the West Durham Coalfield County Character Area.

Wear Lowlands

Maps

Maps of the Local Landscape Types and sub-types for each of the individual Broad Landscape Type within the Wear Lowlands can be viewed or download as pdfs below:

Alternatively view an interactive map of Local Landscape Types for the whole of the Wear Lowlands County Character Area.

East Durham Limestone Plateau

Maps

Maps of the Local Landscape Types and sub-types for each of the individual Broad Landscape Type within the East Durham Limestone Plateau can be viewed or download as pdfs below:

Alternatively view an interactive map of Local Landscape Types for the whole of the East Durham Limestone Plateau County Character Area.

Tees Lowlands

Maps

Maps of the Local Landscape Types and sub-types for each of the individual Broad Landscape Type within the Tees Lowland can be viewed or download as pdfs below:

Alternatively view an interactive map of Local Landscape Types for the whole of the Tees Lowlands County Character Area.

Further Information