Wild Land Management Services John Muir Trust
Biodiversity
21. Remove redundant structures

To improve wild landscapes all redundant structures should be removed (with the exception of cultural heritage). This includes disused buildings or sheds and fences. Where possible, existing roads or tracks should be removed, reduced or narrowed to minimise their impact.

ETHOS
Sustainable management
APPROACH
Sensible use of resources and careful planning of new developments

Actions

  • Remove redundant structures
  • Remove, reduce or narrow roads where this is possible

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