Mapping

The record centre has at its disposal a comprehensive GIS database which enables us to perform a wide range of mapping tasks and geographic visualisation. Here is a selection of the GIS data we hold:

Designations

International designations

  • SAC (Special Area of Conservation)
  • SPA (Special Protection Area)
  • Ramsar

National designations

  • SSSI (Site of Special Scientific Interest)
  • AONB (Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty)
  • NNR (National Nature Reserve)
  • National Park boundaries

Local designations

  • SNCI (Site of Nature Conservation Importance)
  • LNR (Local Nature Reserve)

Habitats

Sites and Properties

  • Sussex Wildlife Trust reserves
  • National Trust Properties
  • RSPB reserves

Administrative

  • Country boundaries
  • Counties
  • Vice-counties
  • Parishes
  • Unitary authorities
  • Boroughs

Basemaps

  • OS Mastermap
  • OS Landlines
  • OS 1:10 000 Raster
  • OS 1:50 000 Raster
  • OS 1:250 000 Raster
  • Aerial Photography

Miscellaneous Mapping

  • Urban Areas
  • Roads
  • British National Grids