Landscape Character Assessment

How Landscape Visual Impact Report Is Created

Posted by on Mar 24, 2017 in Landscape Character Assessment | 0 comments

When a project for structural development is started, the most important thing to be addressed is the possible visual impacts. As most of the people have no enough knowledge on these impacts, these are analyses technically by the professionals, who are able to give you Landscape Visual Impact Report. The processes, which are undergone by these experts, are described here. Collection of information on the project At the foremost stage, planner makes a project description and creates a plan, which presents topographic and physical modifications. Viewshed of your project Viewshed indicates a...

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Valued landscapes and LVIAs

Posted by on Jun 15, 2015 in Landscape, Landscape Character Assessment | 0 comments

LVIA and Valued landscapes Valued landscapes, include those in South Downs National Park around Eastbourne and Lewes. These typically have high landscape quality, great scenic beauty, a sense of remoteness and associations with famous artists. Landscape artists Paul Nash and Eric Ravilious were inspired by Valued landscapes around Eastbourne and Lewes. They depicted scenic beauty of South Downs, now a protected landscape, the South Downs National Park (SDNP). Understanding how Valued landscapes and LVIAs fit together into the planning system can sometimes be difficult to unravel. Some highly...

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Protecting South Downs National Park

Posted by on Jun 15, 2015 in Landscape, Landscape Character Assessment | 0 comments

Landvision have recently helped local residents in ” Protecting South Downs National Park“. Landvision were invited to work with Deans Preservation Group to undertake a landscape assessment for land adjacent to the South Downs National Park. The landscape assessment was written for the group, to protect historic Open Downs landscapes, which for centuries have been agricultural downland. The site is immediately adjacent to the South Downs National Park and had it been developed, loss of downland landscape would have resulted in a lowering of  visual amenity for the many users of...

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Tips for successful LVIAs in Sussex

Posted by on Sep 18, 2014 in Landscape Character Assessment | 0 comments

This post is one of a series on Landscape and Visual Impact Assessments (LVIA) with case studies. The other title in the series include: Ecology in LVIA; Value of Fauna and flora in LVIA reports in Sussex Mitigation in LVIA in Sussex, Hampshire, Surrey, Kent Importance of Cumulative Effects and LVIAs in Sussex, Kent and Surrey LVIA reports in Sussex, Kent and Surrey Tips for successful LVIAs in Sussex, Kent, Surrey, Hampshire and Wiltshire. Tip 1 – Using a Baseline Assessment Check list. Tips for successful LVIAs in Sussex, Kent, Surrey, Hampshire and Wiltshire. LVIAs can be required...

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The secrets of scoping for LVIAs in Sussex, Wiltshire and Hampshire

Posted by on Sep 17, 2014 in Landscape, Landscape Character Assessment | 0 comments

The secrets of Scoping for LVIAs in Sussex, Wiltshire and Hampshire. This post is one of a series on Landscape and Visual Impact Assessments (LVIA) with case studies. The other title in the series inculde: Ecology in LVIA; Value of Fauna and flora in LVIA reports in Sussex Mitigation in LVIA in Sussex, Hampshire, Surrey, Kent Importance of Cumulative Effects and LVIAs in Sussex, Kent and Surrey LVIA reports in Sussex, Kent and Surrey EIAs and LVIAs in Sussex, Wiltshire and Hampshire require scoping as part of the framework of EIAs and LVIAs. Scoping determines the need for the EIA and LVIA...

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Landscape and Visual Impact Assessments (LVIA) with case studies

Posted by on Jul 18, 2014 in Landscape, Landscape Character Assessment, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Landscape and Visual Impact Assessments (LVIA) with case studies This post is one of a series on Landscape and Visual Impact Assessments (LVIA) with case studies. The other title in the series include: Ecology in LVIA; Value of Fauna and flora in LVIA reports in Sussex Mitigation in LVIA in Sussex, Hampshire, Surrey, Kent Importance of Cumulative Effects and LVIAs in Sussex, Kent and Surrey LVIA reports in Sussex, Kent and Surrey  Secrets of scoping for LVIAs in Sussex, , Wiltshire and Hampshire Landscape and Visual Impact Assessments (LVIA) may be part of the EIA process for projects in...

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