Published Documents and Reports
Joint Statement on Climate Change and Biodiversity Download
The National Association for Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty signed the Global Protected and Conserved Areas Joint Statement on Climate Change and Biodiversity. We are proud to unite for nature with so many other protected landscape organisations throughout the world. The statement illustrates our absolute commitment to delivering on the challenge to being part of the first 30% of the globe to be protected for nature, safeguarding our planet for the generations that follow. (2021)
The Colchester Declaration Download
Our pledge for nature: to protect what remains and restore what has been lost. (2019)
Davies, H (2019) The Colchester Declaration
AONB - Induction on National Context Download
A document intended to give new AONB staff, committee members and volunteers an induction on national context.
So Much More than the View Download
A document which highlights the wide range of benefits that AONBs and National Parks provide to society
AONB INFOGRAPHIC (England) Download
An infographic created to help inform policy makers in England
AONB INFOGRAPHIC (Wales) Download
An infographic created to help inform policy makers in Wales
NAAONB and The Woodland Trust - joint accord Download
A National Accord between NAAONB and the Woodland Trust (2012)
NAAONB and The Wildlife Trusts - Joint accord Download
A National Accord between NAAONB and The Wildlife Trusts (2012)
The Tripartite Agreement Download
A Memorandum of Understanding between Defra, Natural England and NAAONB
Housing in AONBs Report Download
An Independent Review of Housing In England’s Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty 2012-2017.
Future Landscapes Wales Report Download
Future Landscapes Wales with Welsh Government
Living Landscapes Download
Köster, U and Denkinger, K et al. (2017) Living Landscapes: Europe`s Nature, Regional, and Landscape Parks - model regions for the sustainable development of rural areas. Bonn
European Regional Nature Parks Declaration Download
This Declaration was signed at the First European Summit of Regional Nature Parks, on the 21 June 2017 by representatives of Regional Nature Parks from 20 European states.
(2017) Regional Nature Parks - Working for Europe European Regional Nature Parks Declaration
AONBs and Development Download
A National Trust research report on particular aspects of the how the planning system is working with a focus on what’s happening in AONBs in England.