The National Park Authority offers advice and limited funds to protect or enhance particular habitats and species within the National Park, especially those listed as priorities in the Local Biodiversity Action Plan (see below).
Natural England may also offer funding through Environmental Stewardship.
- Farmland, including hedges, ditches, ponds, cereal field margins, beetle banks and buffer strips, and moorland edge habitats.
- Lowland wetland
- Marine sublittoral habitats (ie shore)
- Maritime cliffs and slopes
- Rivers and streams
- Road verges
- Species-rich grassland
- Wood pasture, parkland and veteran trees
- Arable flowers
- Dwarf cornel
- Farmland birds
- Freshwater pearl mussel
- Great crested newt
- Moorland birds
- Rare butterflies and moths
- Water vole
- White-clawed crayfish
- Wild daffodils
Rona Charles, Ecology Officer or Bill Shaw, Ecology and Conservation Land Management Adviser
Tel: 01439 772700
The Inspired by… gallery at The Moors National Park Centre, Danby, is joining in with the excitement of the build-up to the Grand Départ for the Tour de France in June with an exhibition of cycling-inspired art.
Scotch Corner Chapel and its unusual sculptures will be open to the public on Sunday 27 April, Saturday 12 July and Saturday 13 September.
This year's UK National Parks photo competition (14 April - 28 May) celebrates the young and young at heart.
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Sutton Bank and The Moors National Park Centres - great places to start your discovery of the North York Moors…
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