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Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty – Landscapes for Life

Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs) are some of the UK’s most cherished and outstanding landscapes.

With 46 AONBs covering just under 1/5th of the UK, they offer a wealth of opportunities for both people and wildlife to benefit from our countryside. And as vibrant, living landscapes, they underpin the economy and the health and wellbeing of our society.

We see them as the UK’s Landscapes for Life in more ways than one.

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Further information about AONBs
The AONB story
AONB designation
AONB legal framework
AONB family objectives

This year’s Annual Report describing the work of the AONB Family in England and Wales can be found here.

Landscapes for Life Conference 2017

Tuesday 18th July – Wednesday 19th July 2017
Winchester Business School, West Downs Centre, Winchester, Hampshire SO22 4NR

The clarion call from 2017’s Landscapes for Life Conference (#L4L2017) is “Do Different”.
Join us for two days of ”Leading, Sharing, Learning, Inspiring” with the UK’s outstanding landscapes.

Introduction | Programme | Briefings | Prices and accommodation | Register to attend the conference