Polygon dataset showing each English local authority's greenbelt land.
This dataset is available for download in the format(s) below, or you can find out more on the About tab.
It is also available in queryable machine-readable form - see the API tab for details.
Note: These may be large files.
Each local authority have digitised these sites in different ways and to different levels of accuracy. DCLG have merged these seperate datasets together. Some obvious overlaps and errors have been removed using ESRI ArcGIS data management toolsbut others may still exist.
This is a linked data resource: it has a permanent unique uri at which both humans and machines can find it on the Internet, and which can be used an identifier in queries on our SPARQL endpoint.
Linked Data is stored in graphs. We keep dataset contents (the data) separately from the metadata, to make it easier for you to find exactly what you need.
The data in this dataset are stored in the graph: http://opendatacommunities.org/graph/geography/greenbelt
The metadata about this dataset are stored in the graph: http://opendatacommunities.org/graph/geography/greenbelt/metadata
A breakdown by type of the 846 resources in this dataset's data graph.
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In addition to this bookmarkable html page, this dataset metadata is also available for our robot customers in the following machine-readable formats. Please refer to the API documentation for more details.
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