Last edited by Faulkree
Thursday, May 14, 2020 | History

2 edition of Vegetation of the Peak District. found in the catalog.

Vegetation of the Peak District.

Charles Edward Moss

Vegetation of the Peak District.

by Charles Edward Moss

  • 8 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge U.P .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Pagination235p.
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13692673M

Flowers and Other Plants of the Peak District by Penny; Schimwell, David Anderson ISBN ISBN Hardcover; Ashbourne, Derbyshire: Moorland Publishing, ; ISBN Books set in Peak District, Derbyshire, England: [Black Dog, Dead and Buried, Snowbound, A Peak District Anthology: A Literary Companion to Britai.

Welcome to Derbyshire and the Peak District. The Peak District National Park was the first National Park to be set up in Britain and over three quarters of the park lie within Derbyshire. As well as stunning scenery, the Peak District includes market towns such as Buxton, Ashbourne and Bakewell, home to . The Peak District, with its impressive limestone-scarred hills and its deep, wooded dales, has a special atmosphere of its own. We will enjoy an ever-changing backdrop as we tour a sequence of gardens both large and small, at a time of year the trees and plants are at the peak of their growing season, with dark velvety greens punctuated by flashes of vivid Date:

Good: A book that has been read but is in good condition. Very minimal damage to the cover including scuff marks, but no holes or tears. The dust jacket for hard covers may not be included. Binding has minimal wear. The majority of pages are undamaged with minimal creasing or tearing, minimal pencil underlining of text, no highlighting of text, no writing in Rating: % positive. The breathtaking beauty of one of the UK’s most iconic national parks has been captured in a stunning new book aimed at helping visitors make the most of their visits to the Peak District. Looking down on Ashopton viaduct – that links Manchester to Sheffield – over Ladybower reservoir.


Share this book
You might also like
Modern Irish and Scottish poetry

Modern Irish and Scottish poetry

Katadynastēs

Katadynastēs

Caste system

Caste system

Fourth report from the Employment Committee, session 1981-82

Fourth report from the Employment Committee, session 1981-82

Strange affair.

Strange affair.

Modern Korea

Modern Korea

Winged Magic

Winged Magic

Contemporary Clothing

Contemporary Clothing

future of technopolis

future of technopolis

I want to lead with love, not fear.

I want to lead with love, not fear.

University tests

University tests

Now I Can Walk and Talk

Now I Can Walk and Talk

Directing American Battle Monuments Commission to restore certain inscriptions, etc.

Directing American Battle Monuments Commission to restore certain inscriptions, etc.

Friendship cake

Friendship cake

Young Black Americans and the criminal justice system

Young Black Americans and the criminal justice system

Vegetation of the Peak District by Charles Edward Moss Download PDF EPUB FB2

Book Description. Originally published inthis book presents a study of the botany of the Peak District, incorporating illustrative figures. The text was the result of a botanical survey of area begun in January Appendices and an introduction to the region are included, together with abundant explanatory by: Vegetation of the Peak District will be of value to anyone with an interest in the Peak District, botany and the history of science.

Contents. Introduction 2. Woodland associations 3. Scrub associations 4. Grassland associations 5. Associations of rocks and scrubs 6.

Marsh and aquatic associations 7. Moorland associations 8. Cultivated land: culture associations. Buy Vegetation of the Peak District Paperback by Moss C.E. ISBN: We are processing orders and with free postage on orders over £30 to UK and Ireland. No visitors Pages: Congleton and Matlock to the south, embracing portions of five counties, and sources of several head-streams of the Mersey, Dee, Trent, and Yorkshire Ouse.

Vegetation of the Peak District. book of the Peak : W. Vegetation of the Peak District: by C. Moss Hardcover, Pages, Published Digital not available: No copies of this book were found in stock from online book stores and marketplaces.

Alert me when this book becomes available. Home | iPhone App | Sell Books Pages: Vegetation of the Peak District Item Preview remove-circle This book is available with additional data at Biodiversity Heritage Library. plus-circle Add Review. comment. Reviews There are no reviews yet.

Be the first one to write a review. 1, Views Pages: Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers, Technology and Science Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion Librivox Free Audiobook Joseph Edward Zalewski Brenda Trupp's Podcast Chris Hawkes Drevilcrazyguy shares evilnews Ecrit et cultures dans l'Europe moderne AlCaponis 10x Ambassadors ExperiencePages: Title.

Vegetation of the Peak District. Moss, Charles Edward, Type. Book Material. Published material. Publication infoCited by: The Biodiversity Heritage Library works collaboratively to make biodiversity literature openly available to the world as part of a global biodiversity community. His account of the vegetation of the Peak District is a classic.

It is based on his ground survey, carried out inand published in His surveys are summarised in two maps, at 1"-mile scale (one for the Dark Peak, one for the White Peak, though not the full exent of the modern National Park)/5(2).

Originally published inthis book presents a study of the botany of the Peak District, incorporating illustrative figures.

The text was the result of a botanical survey of area begun in January Appendices and an introduction to the region are included, together with abundant explanatory notes.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Moss, Charles Edward. Vegetation of the Peak District. Cambridge: University Press, (OCoLC) List of sources of information on the Peak District. The best around for Peak landscape history. Up to date and and generally clearly written, although a few more maps and a glossary would make it more accessible for the casual reader (For example, Hey refers to "fothers" of lead, "mullioned" windows and "diapered" bricks without explanation).

It is the location of Britain's first National Park - the Peak District National Park, which is the the world's second most visited National Park. The Peak District is located in the central northern part of England, covering parts of the counties of Derbyshire, Staffordshire, Cheshire and South Yorkshire.

The Peak District is home to an amazing array of species; common, rare, and even a species that is found nowhere else on Earth. The Peak District really is a special place to come and see some of England's finest wildlife. In the National Park and beyond, we are fortunate to have large areas of semi-natural habitat that support a huge variety.

Thornbridge Outdoors. White Hall Outdoor Education Centre. YHA Edale Activity Centre. Park and protect - our car parks. Car park locations. off-street-parking-orderpdf. off-street-parking-notice-of-making-orderpdf.

Countryside code - be safe. Countryside-Code_Seppdf. Cycle Hire Centres. Pedal Peak for business. A virtual tour through the Dark Peak area of the Peak District. Introduces geography fieldwork carried out in the Dark Peak at Manchester University. Covers the geographical themes of peat erosion and formation, geology of mudrocks, millstone & shale grits, vegetation of the Peak District, water quality and the Longdendale reservoirs and landslides of the Alport and Torside regions.

Peak District in literature and arts. The landscapes of the Peak have inspired writers for centuries. Various places have been identified by Ralph Elliott and others as locations in the 14th-century poem Sir Gawain and the Green Knight; Lud's Church is thought to be the Green on: Derbyshire, Cheshire, Greater.

The overall aim is to use pollen analysis to resolve the relative influence of climate and anthropogenic landscape disturbance on the cessation of tufa production at Lathkill Dale and Monsal Dale in the White Peak region of the Peak District using past vegetation cover as a by: 1.

The Palaeoenvironment and the Vegetation History of a Later Prehistoric Field System at Stoke Flat on the Gritstone Uplands of the Peak District Author links open overlay panel Deborah J.

Long a F.M. Chambers b John Barnatt cCited by: 8. Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): ersitylibrary (external link)Author: Charles Edward.

Moss.T he Peak District is a beautiful upland area at the southern end of the Pennines stretching from Ashbourne in the south to the M62 in the north. The northern Dark Peak is an area of wild heather-clad moorland lined by gritstone edges and boulders that contrast with the limestone plateau and deep dales of the White Peak.Pikes Peak.

By Steve Olson. Forest: Pike National Forest District: Pikes Peak Ranger District Description: Perhaps the best-known mountain in the United States, Pikes Peak rises to 14, feet along the Front Range of the Colorado Rockies. This dominant feature of the landscape has a wide variety of habitats including ponderosa pine (Pinus ponderosa) woodlands, Engelmann spruce (Picea.