heathland


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heathland

(ˈhiːθˌlænd)
n
(Plants) an area of heath
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Noun1.heathland - a tract of level wasteland; uncultivated land with sandy soil and scrubby vegetation
barren, wasteland, waste - an uninhabited wilderness that is worthless for cultivation; "the barrens of central Africa"; "the trackless wastes of the desert"
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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4 Over heathland, through gate, cross old London Road and back to start.
Contract notice: The heathland school tender for catering services
Residents, including elderly people and the disabled, blocked one end of Ashville Avenue at the junction of Heathland Avenue at 3.
THERE will be a Birds of Estuary, Heathland and Coast day tour with wildlife guides from the RSPB and the Great Orme Country Park.
100 per cent of the money raised will be donated to the National Trust to support the care of the heathland.
There are two courses here and we played the 'heathland' course It's never seen heathland, as it's nothing like the heathland which I grew up on at Crosland Heath
Durham Wildlife Trust has been awarded PS45,200 from the Heritage Lottery Fund for its Heathland Heartlands project.
Wonthaggi Heathland Nature Conservation Reserve (WHNCR) covers 811 ha extending from the outskirts of Wonthaggi south to the coast and east to Harmers Haven.
A FIREFIGHTER was arrested by police investigating a blaze which destroyed acres of heathland.
The woods and heathland - an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty - in the High Weald, provide the backdrop for this trek.
A unique project which uses a team of rare breed pigs to help restore heathland at a Leicestershire, England, park has returned for a second year.