Other datasets

All use of CS data must be acknowledged: click here for information on citing use of Countryside Survey data and publications.

A range of CS datasets are now available via the Environmental Information Platform, with associated citations and Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs). 

National Estimates of Species Extent:
 Distribution of ash trees in woody linear features in Great BritainClick here
 Distribution of ash trees within areas less than half a hectare in Great Britain.Click here
 Distribution of individual ash trees in Great BritainClick here

Land Classifications:
ITE Land Classification of Great BritainClick hereClick hereClick here
CS Environmental ZonesN/AN/AClick here

Early CS-style surveys:
DatasetLinkAdditional Information
Shetland Survey, 1974
Cumbria Survey, 1975

Woodlands Survey, 1971 & 2001


Native Pinewoods of Scotland Survey, 1971

Ecological survey of terrestrial key habitats in England, 1992-1993

Tree, vegetation and soil information from an ecological survey of semi-natural woodlands in the English Lake District, 1969

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