The Cornwall AONB Partnership needs detailed information to enable effective management of the landscape. The Cornwall AONB Unit supports this work through detailed research, advice and guidance.


Natural Capital

In 2016, The Cornwall AONB Unit undertook a project with consultants to understand more about the 'natural capital' of our protected landscape. Natural capital put simply is the elements of the natural environment that provide humans with services, services, such as flood control, water and air quality, carbon storage and food production.

The report is in three parts

Executive Summary

Main Report

Technical Appendices


Landscape condition monitoring

The Cornwall AONB Unit began monitoring the AONB in 2008 and has now reviewed the information in 2013. Click on the links opposite to download the reports.


Cornwall AONB Monitoring Reports