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Landscape appraisal

This looks in detail at the characteristics of Craven's countryside outside the Yorkshire Dales National Park and Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

The Landscape appraisal identifies qualities and features of the local landscape that need preserving, main threats to the landscape and strategies for managing and improving the landscape. It was carried out in 2002, on the council's behalf, by specialist consultants Landscape Design Associates.

pdf icon Landscape Appraisal 2002 [40Mb] This is a large document that may take time to download.

pdf icon Figure 1 - Study Area [961kb]

pdf icon Figure 2 - Geology [59kb]

pdf icon Figure 3 - Topology [3Mb]

pdf icon Figure 4 - Landscape Character Types [191kb]

pdf icon Figure 5 - Landscape Management Strategies [187kb]

pdf icon Figure 6 - Photograph Locations [715kb]