Natural England publishes a wide range of publications as well as making available the research that supports its evidence base.
Natural England generates a wide range of publications, as well as other types of evidence products.
You can use these online maps to view the best available information on the whereabouts of a wide variety of protected sites, habitat types, agri-environment schemes and more, that are fundamental to our work.
Natural England publishes much of its geographic information in the form of Geographic Information System (GIS) datasets.
Natural England provides an image collection which is free to use under non-commercial licence for everyone. The collection highlights our work areas, the natural environment and the people who share it.
National Character Areas (NCAs) divide England into 159 distinct natural areas. Each is defined by a unique combination of landscape, biodiversity, geodiversity and cultural and economic activity. Their boundaries follow natural lines in the landscape rather than administrative boundaries, making them a good decision making framework for the natural environment.