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Sustaining a threatened landscape: farmland ponds in Cheshire



Sustaining a threatened landscape: farmland ponds in Cheshire



Journal of Environmental Planning and Management 38(4): 561-568



The ponds of Cheshire, formerly commonplace, are vanishing from the landscape. Representing once dominant farming practices, they now have high ecological value and form a visual and social amenity. Proposals to develop community-based schemes for sustaining the remaining pond resource are an attempt to integrate the diverse meanings and uses of this landscape feature and to sustain the resource.

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DOI: 10.1080/09640569512823


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