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About the Countryside Service

About the Countryside Service

The Countryside Service is a service unit of Worcestershire County Council

The Countryside Service manages:

  • over 18 countryside sites including 3 Green Flag standard countryside parks, 11 picnic places, 2 Sites of Special Scientific Interest and 6 Local Nature Reserves
  • 16000+ rights of way totalling more than 3000 miles in length and 140 miles of waymarked trails and circular walks
  • rights of way definitive map and statement, geographical information system, public path and definitive map modification orders and enforcement
  • over 400 active volunteers
  • 9 permanent residential gypsy sites

Team Roles and Plans and Strategies:

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See also in our website

External websites

  • Defra
    Department for environmental food and rural affairs.
  • British Waterways
    Creating sustainable waterways for the future.
  • English Heritage
    Looking after the historical environment in England for future generations.
  • Environmental Agency
    The government agency responsible for protecting and improving the environment, water, land and air.
  • Natural England
    The Government advisor on the natural environment.

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This page was last reviewed 7 August 2013 at 9:22.
The page is next due for review 3 February 2015.