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Farming the Historic Landscape: an introduction for farm advisers

These guidelines describe the nature of the historic environment as encountered in the farmed landscape, threats caused by inappropriate farming methods, and opportunities for sensitive restoration and management of sites, supported by Agri-environment schemes.


  • Our dynamic landscape
  • Understanding historic landscapes
  • Archaeological sites
  • Historic buildings and ruinous structures
  • Protection and management of the historic environment
  • Sources of information, advice and assistance
  • Joining it all together: whole farm plans
  • Further reading

Additional Information

  • Series: Guidance
  • Publication Status: Completed
  • Product Code: 50905


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