ROYALTY ALLOTMENT

WILDLAND NETWORK REWILDING PROJECTS DATABASE

Project Name

Royalty Allotment

Country

England

Current land designations

SAC, SSSI, part of Great Asby Scar NNR

Specific location

Eastern Cumbria

Year rewilding started

1998

Grid reference

NY648105

Location

Latitude: 54 29 19 N Longitude: 02 32 42 W

Altitude

Project Management

Ownership: English Nature; Management: English Nature

Area under rewilding (hectares)

100ha (approx)

Project funding

English Nature

Rewilding methods

Removal of grazing pressures to allow natural regeneration

Habitats present

Limestone pavement, Limestone grassland

Target species

None

Species reintroductions

None

Access to the area

Open public access

Links to further information

Great Asby Scar NNR details: www.english-nature.org.uk

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