In the Peak District we have a wide range of varied roles to cover our vast estate and the many things we do here, including moorland conservation and restoration, education groups & learning centres, shops and tea-rooms, accommodation, our annual events programme, tree safety work, dry stone walling, fence building and much more.
10 years in the Alport Valley
Restoring dry stone walls in the Alport Valley, near Snake Pass in Derbyshire
Alport Barn Restoration, Peak District
In 2011 the East Midlands Buildings Team took on the conservation of a field barn, the biggest building project that team members Richard Wilkes and Alastair McNish Gandy had taken on during their time on the team.
Just some of the things we do
- Heather brashing
- Gully blocking
- Archaeological monitoring
- Dipwell monitoring
- Dry-stone wall restoration
- Putting up fences
- Walks and talks
- Shops and cafes
- School visits
High Peak Moors Vision & Plan
In September 2013 we launched our vision for the High Peak Moors , for the next 50 years and beyond. It's about protecting and making the most of the things that are important in this rugged and beautiful landscape.
Kinder Catchment Project
A £2.5 million project to restore Kinder Scout, driven forward by the National Trust, United Utilities and Natural England has been informed by the views of local people following a period of consultation. The project will see vast areas of the bare and degraded blanket peat landscape restored.
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