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CS Rolling Survey: Year 2 field survey underway

As with many things this year, the second year of the 5 year rolling Countryside Survey field survey has been postponed due to Covid-19.

However, UKCEH surveyors have now made it out into the field again, collecting valuable soils and vegetation data to add to the Countryside Survey time-series.

The 2020 survey will continue until the end of September.

 

Newly available! Countryside Survey - Resources for schools

Countryside Survey - Resources for Schools

Thanks to the Royal Geographical Society and the Nuffield Foundation (via facilitation from Lancaster University), there are now some Countryside Survey related Resources for Schools available. 

The resources are aimed at Key Stage 5 (A Level) and include the following:

New CS Rolling Survey: field survey underway

Following a successful training course near Kendal, five survey teams are now at large in the British countryside, collecting soil and recording vegetation information from a number of Countryside Survey sites as part of the Natural Environmental Research Council funded UK-SCAPE programme.  Surveying in 2019 continues until September.

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