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ISO-19139 Metadata

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Metadata character set: utf8

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Scope of the data described by the metadata: dataset
Scope name: dataset

Name of the metadata standard used: ISO 19139 Geographic Information - Metadata - Implementation Specification
Version of the metadata standard: 2007

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Descriptive keywords - :
Keywords: Natural England, Designations, agriculture, landscape

Descriptive keywords - :
Keywords: Natural England, Designations, agriculture, landscape

Descriptive keywords - :
Keywords: Natural England, Designations, agriculture, landscape

Descriptive keywords - :
Keywords: Natural England, Designations, agriculture, landscape

Abstract:
 AONBs are designated areas where protection is afforded to protect and manage the areas for visitors and local residents.  Under the Countryside and Rights of Way Act 2000, Natural England has the power to designate areas of outstanding natural beauty (AONBs) in England that are outside national parks and that are considered to have such natural beauty it is desirable they are conserved and enhanced; issue a variation order to change an existing AONB boundary.  It also holds a duty to give advice on developments taking place in an AONB; take into account the conservation and enhancement of AONBs in its work.
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Purpose:
 Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs) are designated areas where protection is afforded to protect and manage the areas for visitors and local residents.

Dataset language:
Dataset character set: utf8

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Constraints:
Limitations of use: There are no public access constraints to this data. Use of this data is subject to the Open Government Licence. - http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence/version

Credits:
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