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Broad Landscape Types

These landscape guidelines are designed to be read in conjunction with the County Durham Landscape Character Assessment and County Durham Landscape Strategy.

Follow the links below to find out more about the management for each Broad Landscape Types:

North Pennines

Dales Fringe

West Durham Coalfield

Wear Lowlands

East Durham Limestone Plateau

Tees Lowlands

Downloads

Download the Broad Landscape Types Guidelines 2009 as a PDF below :

Further Information