Countryside management in Dorset
Dorset offers a unique variety and diversity of landscape and wildlife. To keep this landscape in good condition for wildlife and safe for you it has to be managed.
There are many different organisations that are responsible for managing the countryside of Dorset.
Who manages the countryside?
Many different organisations are responsible for managing the countryside of Dorset.
Dorset is lucky enough to have a stunning coastline which is internationally recognised as a World Heritage Site.
Our role is to manage the County Farms Estate, provide advice on agricultural issues to the county council and planning advice to district councils on agricultural matters.
There are various ways for you to get involved with your local countryside.