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Land management, coastal management, trees, seats, grass cutting and site designations in Dorset.

Countryside management in Dorset

Read more about Countryside management in Dorset
Find out about the many different organisations that are responsible for managing Dorset's countryside.

Coastal protection and management

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Dorset has a stunning coastline which is internationally recognised as a World Heritage Site.

Tree management

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Preservation orders, trees in conservation areas, hedgerows, tree maintenance and surgery, development guidelines and tree policies.

Verge cutting

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Find information on grass (verge) cutting services and responsibilities in Dorset.

Site designations

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Important sites are often recognised by being given statutory protection.

Heathland management

Read more about Heathland management
Dorset's heaths are home to rare specialist animals and plants, including endangered species.
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