The Joint Advisory Committee

The Forest of Bowland AONB Joint Advisory Committee Partnership exists to:

  • Protect, conserve and enhance the natural and cultural heritage of the Forest of Bowland Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.
  • Promote the sustainable social and economic development of the area, particularly where such activity conserves and enhances the environment.
  • Encourage enjoyment of the area where it is consistent with the first two objectives.

In pursuit of these objectives the Partnership will:

  • Secure and co-ordinate the effective allocation of resources.
  • Produce, review and implement an Action Plan for the Forest of Bowland AONB.
  • Act as a forum for communication between constituent statutory authorities and other interested parties in all matters relating to the Forest of Bowland AONB.

For minutes of the Joint Advisory Committee visit Lancashire County Council website

The AONB's Partners

Our partners play an important role helping to manage the Forest of Bowland. The Forest of Bowland AONB Joint Advisory Committee comprises the following organisations. Click on a logo or name where a hyperlink exists to find out more details.

Lancashire County Council Countryside Pages

Lancashire County Council

North Yorkshire County Council Home Page
North Yorkshire County Council
 Craven District Council Home Page
Craven District Council
Forest of Bowland Landowning and Farming Advisory Group (No link)

Lancashire Association of Parish and Town Councils

Lancaster City Council Home Page
Lancaster City Council

Naural England
Natural England

Pendle Borough Council
Pendle Borough Council

Preston City Council
Preston City Council

Ribble Valley Borough Council
Ribble Valley Borough Council

Royal Society For The Protection of Birds
Royal Society For The Protection of Birds (RSPB)

The Environment Agency
The Environment Agency

The North West Federation For Sport Recreation and Conservation (No link)

The Ramblers Association
The Ramblers Association

United Utilities Limited
United Utilities Limited

Wyre Borough Council Bowland Page
Wyre Borough Council

Yorkshire Local Councils Association