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What are the main land uses in the Yorkshire Dales

Hill sheep farming
Water storage
Military training areas
Renewable energy


List some land use conflicts

Tourism vs Quarrying
Land space vs Water Storage and Training Camps
Quarrying vs Water Storage
Farming vs Tourism
Tourism vs Locals
Quarrying vs Locals
Military training vs Tourists


List some managements

Area designated as a national park
Planning restrictions put in place
Farmland protected by foot paths, restricted access, green belt legislation to limit new developments


Where is the Yorkshire Dales

The eastern side of the Pennine Hills
Consists of two rock types Carboniferous limestone and millstone
Largest area of upland limestone in the UK