Skip to main content

PDF


Title: Integrated river corridor assessment : a pilot study of the rivers Wansbeck and North Tyne in Northumbria
Author: National Rivers Authority Northumbria Region
Document Type: Monograph
Annotation: EA additional title info: Land Use Consultants
Abstract:
The Northumbrian region of the National Rivers Authority (NRA) is required, as part of its duties, to promote conservation and recreation on inland and coastal waters and to further the conservation of natural beauty. In pursuit of these duties the NRA agreed, in March 1990. To appoint Land Use Consultants (LUC) to carry out a pilot study to examine the relationships between amenity and recreation, landscape value and ecological Interest in river corridors. This study has involved the collection of comparable, objective information on two contrasting sections of main river, selected to demonstrate different physical characteristics and patterns of human influence, namely the River Wansbeck on either side of Morpeth, and the River North Tyne between Wark and Bellingham.
Publisher: National Rivers Authority
Publication Date: 1990
Publication Place: Lichfield
Subject Keywords: River corridor surveysRiversEnvironmental management
Geographic Keywords: WansbeckNorthumberland Rivers catchment
Extent: n.p. [72]
Permalink: http://www.environmentdata.org/archive/ealit:2156
Total file downloads: 34

Download PDF    Display PDF in separate tab