In the south and west, the rolling chalk downland characterised by dry valleys and dotted woodland is a natural extension of the Sussex Downs.
The aonb also reaches inland to take in the cliff top plateau around Hartland.73 Haiti (Vote: For The promise of a five million dollar loan may or may not have secured Haiti's vote for partition.Places to visit include Castle Drogo, Museum of Dartmoor Life, Okehampton Castle, Buckfast Abbey and Becky Falls.47 unscop report On 3 September 1947, the Committee reported to the General Assembly.It includes small resorts such as Freshwater Bay but skirts major resorts such as Shanklin, Ventnor and Cowes which are major centres of employment, in tourism and services.The south coast, with its fine facilities many moorings, is one of Britain's leading sailing centres.The aonb is a very popular caravan and camping destination.The predominantly Arab city of Jaffa, previously located within the Jewish state, was constituted as an enclave of the Arab State.The reed and willow swamps of rspb Leighton Moss are a major breeding site for marshland birds which include bearded tits, marsh harrier and the rare bittern.Most welcomed the Palestine Plan but some felt it did not settle the problem.The importance of the surviving downland habitat and ancient woodland is matched in this aonb by its huge archaeological significance.Private land ownership is concentrated on two large estates.Informal outdoor recreation is focused on the Peddars Way and Norfolk Coast Path National Trail which pass through the aonb.The reduction irun aonb contains no sizeable towns and residents of its coastal villages increasingly commute to work on the mainland.The Solent Way recreational footpath crosses the aonb.In this flat landscape, the vertical elements of church spires and old mills are an important part of its character, as are the colour-washed, red-roofed villages.The most spectacular countryside is the Three Peaks area (Whernside, lngleborough and Pen-y-Ghent).The aonb boundary skirts Silloth, the largest settlement and stops short of the fishing town of Maryport.The dunes, marshes and mud-flats of the Lindisfarne National Nature Reserve are one of the best sites in Europe for waders and waterfowl and offshore, the Farne Islands are a protected seabird sanctuary.
This gentle slope has a maze of lanes connecting picturesque streamside villages built predominantly from local stone.
This is a prosperous area, with a rural economy based on large arable holdings together with horticulture, commercial forestry and mineral working.
39 40 In February 1947, Britain announced its intent to terminate the Mandate for Palestine, referring the matter of the future of Palestine to the United Nations.