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Landscape

Folkestone Warren

Fundamental to the work of Up on the Downs is to conserve and enhance the historic landscape character of the scheme area by restoring and reverting areas of unimproved chalk downland. Much of the chalk grassland in the scheme area has been grazed in the past but this type of farming has ceased at many sites in recent years, threatening the rich assemblage of botanical species that make chalk grassland internationally significant.

The landscape projects include: