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Location: 54deg.65'N, 2deg.45'W, 54deg.36'N, 3deg.12'W
Area (hectares): 7399
Elevation Range: 305 - 850
Biome: TEMPERATE BROAD-LEAF FOREST
Biogeographic Province British Islands
Year Designated as Biosphere Reserve 1976
Administrative Officer:
Martyn Howat
Team Manager
Northumbria Local Team
Archibold House
Archibold Terrace
Newcastle -Upon-Tyne
NE2 1EG

Tel: +44 1912 816316
Fax: +441912 816305

Site Manager:
Chris McCarty
Widdybank Farm
Langdon Beck
Forest in Teesdale
Barnard Castle
Co Durham
DL12 0HQ

Tel: +44 1833 622374
Fax: +44 1833 622374
e-mail:
chris.mccarty@english-nature.org.uk

Principal Monitoring and Research Themes: 

  • Structure and function of bog ecosystems
     

  • Monitoring of biotic and abiotic environment

  • Dynamics of plant-animal relationships

  • Effects of natural and human influences on biota



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    This page was last updated on 04 January 2002