Natural Spaces

National Vegetation Classification

Last update: 2017-03-15


National Vegetation Classification (NVC) survey. Classifies British vegetation into a series of plant communities according to phytosociological groups using standard field methods and data analysis/classification techniques. The methodology is based on taking quadrats using a strict sampling system from stands of homogeneous vegetation.
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Acknowledgment:  Contains SNH information licensed under the Open Government Licence v3.0.

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