European Directory of Marine Environmental Data (EDMED)

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General
Data set name

Exmoor Coastal Woodlands

Data holding centreSomerset Environmental Records Centre
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time periodUnknown - 01 August 1995
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Exmoors coastal woodlands that lie between Woody Bay and Porlock

Observations 
Parameters

Habitat characterisation; Habitat extent; Land surface temperature; Land vegetation

Instruments

Unknown

Description 
Summary

Survey Methods Peterkens woodland survey methods were used by both teams from DTNC and STNC. The survey was carried out between 5 and 9 August. Purpose a) to identify the areas of woodland along coastal stretches of Exmoor not included in the 1981 STNC survey report; b) to describe the ecological features of those woodlands not previously surveyed; c) to procure information already gathered by woodland owners and other bodies and to provide an overall assessment of the coastal woodlands as a baseline for further investigations. Limits No details of training given. The survey was a Manpower Services Commission survey. No time of survey is given.

OriginatorsSomerset Environmental Records Centre
Availability 
OrganisationSomerset Environmental Records Centre
AvailabilityCommercial charge; by negotiation
ContactBill Butcher (Director)
Address

Somerset Environmental Records Centre
Sandhill Park Bishops Lydeard
Taunton
Somerset
TA4 3AG
United Kingdom

Telephone01823 433889
Emailsomerc@iname.com
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1132004
Global identifier944
Last revised2010-01-10