Please supply a map of all areas of Deep Peat within the Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Beauty

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Dear Lancashire County Council,

Please supply maps of all areas of Deep Peat (over 40cm depth) within the Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Beauty preferably at 1: 25 000 scale. Or supply a shape file compatible with QGIS.

Yours faithfully,

Barrie Tyrer

Freedom of Information, Lancashire County Council

Good morning,

 

Request for Information under the Freedom of Information Act (2000)

 

We are writing to acknowledge receipt of your enquiry of 30.01.21 in which
you request the disclosure of information.

 

We can confirm that your enquiry will now be assigned to an officer who
will commence a search for the information you require and they will
respond in due course. The deadline date for issuing you with a full
response is 26.02.21. We will endeavour to provide a response well in
advance of this date, however, should we envisage any delays, or require
more details from you, we will contact you immediately.

 

If you have any queries about the above, please do not hesitate to contact
us, quoting ref 995.106 (SP).

 

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Council's resources are being diverted to cover critical functions and
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Yours sincerely,

 

On Behalf of the Information Governance Team Lancashire County Council PO
Box 78 County Hall Preston

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Freedom of Information, Lancashire County Council

Dear Mr Tyrer

 

Request for information under the Freedom of Information Act 2000

 

Further to your request for information, made under the provisions of the
above Act, please see below our response.

 

Request:

 

Please supply  maps of all areas of Deep Peat  (over 40cm depth) within
the Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Beauty preferably at 1: 25 000
scale. Or supply a shape file compatible with QGIS.

 

Response:

 

Lancashire County Council holds very limited information, please contact
[1][email address] and request data supporting the
report: England's Peatlands  Carbon Storage and Greenhouse Gas NE257

 

There is a pdf map showing the areas of deep peat across Lancashire which
is available to view on the AONB website here :
[2]https://www.forestofbowland.com/files/up...

 

Kind regards

 

Information Governance Team

Lancashire County Council

 

[3]www.lancashire.gov.uk

 

 

 

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