Heritage Council


Landscape Character Assessment of Co. Clare (2004)

This study built upon an earlier pilot study undertaken by the same team in  1999 that sought to investigate the suitability of using Geographical  Information Systems (GIS) as a basis for landscape character assessment.  The  pilot study essentially assessed the currently available digital data relating to  landscape such as geology, land cover, natural and cultural designations. The  study sought to develop landscape types using only the GIS system.   

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