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The National Association for AONBs is a charity that provides a strong collective voice for the UK’s 46 Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs).  Its objectives are to promote the conservation and enhancement of AONBs, advance the education, understanding and appreciation by the public of AONBs. 

AONBs cover just under 1/5th of the UK, they offer a wealth of opportunities for both people and wildlife to benefit from our countryside. As vibrant, living landscapes, they underpin the economy and the health and wellbeing of our society.
For more information see
Twitter: @naaonb @AONBFamily
Map of protected landscapes in south west England
This illustration shows the protected landscapes in Somerset and neighbouring counties
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