Land & landscape

We look after 250,000 hectares of countryside and more than 775 miles of coastline, keeping them accessible for future generations

A striking view of walkers on the Scafell path with Wastwater in the distance at Wasdale, Cumbria
Scafell Pike, Cumbria National Trust Images / Joe Cornish
The hill is a prehistoric hill fort and National Nature Reserve, situated in the Blackmore Vale, near Blandford Forum
Blackmore Vale, near Blandford Forum National Trust Images / Ross Hoddinott

What historic landscapes mean to us 

With the help of archaeology, we're uncovering the stories of our historic landscapes.

" We have to make tough decisions and break new ground to make our land fit for the future, but we're ready for the challenge."
- Keith Jones, environmental practices adviser for Wales

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Conservation stories

A Marbled White butterfly at Stonehenge
A Marbled White butterfly at Stonehenge Lucy Evershed

A ranger’s view of Stonehenge Landscape

Ranger Ben Cooke explains why Stonehenge Landscape is significant to the nature that calls it home.


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